Our property is covered in native lantana. What a gift!
From the Library: Passive Solar Architecture: Heating, Cooling, Ventilation, Daylighting and More Using Natural Flows, by David Bainbridge The Passive Solar House: The Complete Guide to Heating and Cooling Your Home by James KachadorianBuilding Your Home: A Simple Guide to Making Good Decisions -- Super helpful primer on all the decisions one must make when … Continue reading Green Building Reading List
There are so many alternative building systems available. We have selected a locally fabricated masonry material made of Portland cement and recycled paper.
From the outset, we wanted to demonstrate ecological stewardship through sustainable design principles. But "what exactly do you mean by sustainability?" is a question I was asked by many architect and builder candidates I interviewed. In many industries the term is used broadly and casually. In the field of architecture and the realm of building, … Continue reading Sustainability begins at home