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GREEN MAGIC HOMES - The most beautiful Green Homes ever. Can you imagine living under your garden, your flowers, your trees, in a green vibrant living landscape?

GREEN MAGIC HOMES - The most beautiful Green Homes ever.

All this is can be possible with GREEN MAGIC HOMES technology. These elegant arched structures are made of fiber reinforced polymer modular components which are durable, flexible and waterproof. With endless design possibilities, these structures can be assembled quickly and easily, with minimal cost to create a gracious living environment in harmony with nature. Green Magic Homes Corp. establishes strategic alliance with Canadian company to offer cutting edge Solar and Wind technology.

Green Roof and Earth Sheltered Homes. HOME - Tiny Happy Homes. Jalopy Cabins. - We're Big on Small Spaces - Custom Small spaces - Studio, guest house, eco-friendly living : Alchemy Architects. 21 Teeny Tiny Homes That Will Change How You Think About Living! : – Amazing Videos, Stories and News from around the world. It’s the little things in life that matter the most! For most people, the idea of living in a mere 400 square feet or less is enough to break out into a cold sweat of claustrophobia.

21 Teeny Tiny Homes That Will Change How You Think About Living! : – Amazing Videos, Stories and News from around the world. It’s the little things in life that matter the most!

But these creative and practical folk have proven that you don’t need tons of space to live happily or comfortably! In fact, small spaces can be a good thing for more reasons than one. They can help save on energy bills, they’re cost-effective to build, and they’re individually suited to the needs and tastes of each individual homeowner. The tiny house movement has been growing steadily over the past years as it’s received increasing media coverage. What began as a countermovement against oversized American living has transformed into a supportive global community. Please SHARE these incredible tiny homes with all of your friends! 1. For just $11,000, this beautiful two-story 14’x16′ cabin in the forest could be yours, constructed by architect Brian Schulz. 2. This small, compact 485 square feet Austrian home is made entirely out of larch wood. 3. 4. 5.

I-BEAM DESIGN + ARCHITECTURE. The Pallet House project by I-Beam Design, was initially conceived as a transitional shelter for the refugees returning to Kosovo after the war.


These people needed an immediate alternative to the typical tent solution that could potentially transform into a new permanent home over time, even without access to sophisticated tools and materials. It has since become our aim to also develop the project as a more permanent housing solution to serve not only refugees in disaster stricken areas but also as a modular, prefabricated solution to affordable housing everywhere that can improve people's lives, the environment, society and even inspire greater diplomacy among the various cultures of the world. The Pallet House is an inexpensive, efficient and easily realizable solution to the problem of housing people displaced by natural disaster, plagues, famine, political and economic strife or war.

The Pallet House is made of wooden shipping pallets. Photos by Peter Miller. Build A Tiny House - Couple Builds Own Tiny House on Wheels in 4 Months for $22,744.06- "hOMe" FULL TOUR. Shelter: Bed Sized Home. Dave Frazee’s bed-sized shelter in the Arizona desert does everything Wright. 07.28.13 | By: David Ethier It would be disingenuous to say that Dave Frazee was just like every other student seeking a postgraduate degree.

Shelter: Bed Sized Home

Attending Taliesin, the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture, Frazee was given the option of living in a room on campus, living in a tent out in the desert, or building his own shelter. He opted for the latter. For the school, it’s an opportunity to get the students to become users of their own designs, learning how to effectively integrate structure and place. Wright himself lived in a tent-like structure as he was building Taliesin West, thus the option for students to do the same.

Built upon an already existing concrete pad and chimney, the dwelling earned the name, Miner’s Shelter. The interior, despite its size, reveals a fair amount of thoughtful planning. As for the exterior, Frazee did his best to mitigate negative weather conditions. The Small House Movement is Here to Stay! The Small House Movement is Here to Stay!

The Small House Movement is Here to Stay!

Oh ye of the interior designer mind-set, as much as we love our collections, our stuff, our large spaces, there is something (actually a lot) to be said for the small house movement. This doesn’t mean the trend is for everyone to move into a 420 square foot apartment in Soho (like in the unbelievable video below), but the information here might give you: pause for thoughtideas for making better use of your existing spacegreat plans for a small apartment or home that you or the kids would love and could afford easilyor this might be your answer for that extra ‘guest house’ or office you need. - Hidden Secret Passages, Hidden Doors, Safe Rooms, Secret Vault Doors. A different way to build a house: Adding secret passages and hidden rooms to... - StumbleUpon. Steward Community Woodland - Home.