Instead of burning wood for heat, some Europeans now build a compost pile over plastic water lines that extract heat from the decomposing plant material. Temperatures can get as high as 149 degrees. With a circulating pump as the only moving part, the com
Here's another inspiring earthbag construction for fans of natural homes out there! The Shantikuthi Earthbag Spiral House is called such because its walls were built in a spiral pattern. Its roof also has a spiral garden where visitors can harvest seeds
plaster igloo - see also earth houses. A sustainable and abstract interior space, unlike such architecture by Adolf Loos. This space redefines the user's space in a unique and beautiful (although beauty can be truly subjective) place.