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Swedish Students Built This Perfect, Solar-Powered Tiny House

HALO is a socially sustainable home for four students, running on renewable energy from the sun. Over 25 students, Team Sweden, from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden designed and built HALO as their entry into the Solar.

This wooden building is in a bug like shape, with  different segments helping it to arch. This arch then creates another small space under neath the building and then just on the inside their is a wooden division creating another smaller room.

This building is called the "Fab Lab House". It is an eco friendly house using solar pannels to create enegry and timber to keep warmth. I feel it demonstrates how wood can be used within architexture showing curve and texture.

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Modular Modern COMMOD House is Made From Recycled Shipping Containers

The COMMOD House by ContainMe! is a recyclable modular house made from repurposed shipping containers. The modern home can grow or shrink according to its residents’ needs, it features a lo

Grassy roof

Impressive image of a green roof house. Looking like an earth house, this residence represents the dream of many. Enjoy and share!

I thought you might also enjoy this charming little blue cottage. Classic, isn't it? I'd love to see more small homes like this one being built and even com

You can't take yourself too seriously when you live in a turquoise house with pale green door and a rooster on the roof. Not the rooster though.

Pre-fab on Block Island. by Nancy ^_^

prefab home by Jens Risom - Block Island (Rhode Island USA) circa 1967 - more than 40 years later we still don't get the message that architecture needs to be sustainable. Photo by John G. Zimmerman for LIFE magazine

Love these huge louvered operable shutters

Woodshed design - this would be a neat workshop!

When at the lake, I want the view to be visible from every part of the house.

The interior and garden spaces are simply divided by glass window panes. Almost seeming to form one continuous space.

Make a 14 x 20 ft cabin for under $4000. Written instructions and this one illustration.

"Build This Cozy Cabin. Anyone with basic carpentry skills can build this cabin, which features a sleeping loft over the porch. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.

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