sustainable architecture

Two Unusual Partially Submerged Modern Homes Create A Green Paradise In Paraguay.

Partially underground with arching green roofs, a sharp triangular swimming pool and unusual architecture, these two homes (named Green Haven) are located in Luque and designed by Paraguay-based architects Bauen. (more…)

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Floating Wooden Sustainable Egg Pod Is Home To Artist Stephen Turner For A Year.

Exbury Egg Stephen Turner

The Exbury Egg is a collaborative project between artist Stephen Turner, SPUD and PAD studio. After almost 3 years in development, the energy efficient, self-sustaining pod will serve as home and workspace to Stephen in the estuary of the River Beaulieu. (more…)

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Modern Moose Road Cabin In Mendocino Costs Under $200 per Square Foot To Build.

Two couples came to architecture firm SFOSL with a shared vision of building a cabin in a remote location. They had a limited budget, but a strong passion for the site and sustainable principles in which immediately appealed to SFOSL. (more…)

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The Self-Sustaining Isoleé House Barely Impacts Its Environment At All.

Isoleé House

The Isolée house is an eco-friendly and modern home described as a self-sufficient residence by Frank Tjepkema and Agustina Cociffi. The tiny structure is essentially a ‘smart house’ which incorporates a unique, solar tree-like device into the functional aspect, meaning very little to no fuel is required. The tree protrudes from the home’s roof contains circular photovoltaic panels which generate energy from the sun into the residence. (more…)

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Two Design Firms Collaborate To Bring Us The Bunkie Prefab Home.

Bunkie Prefab Home

The Vision:
The Bunkie is like a cool, modern playhouse for grown-ups. (more…)

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