Houses That Can Save the World

Many of our houses are defined by a pattern of consumption, from the raw materials to build them, to the fuel required to sustain them, and the waste generated by them. Despite an improvement in building energy efficiency, 2021 saw carbon emissions from building and construction hit an all-time high. Suppose that a house could … Read more

Balinese Eco Resort Features Sustainable Materials

The Ulaman Resort in Bali was designed by Inspiral Architecture and Design Studios. It was made from rammed earth, bamboo, natural stone, and recycled timbers, as well as SIP panels that have a low carbon footprint because they combine recycled EPS with earth-based, fiber-reinforced polymer renders, allowing them to be strong, lightweight, and insulated. The … Read more

Luxury Cave Living in Ohio

“The Cave” in Hocking Hills, Ohio, is a luxury cabin that’s actually built in a cave. This 1,500-square-foot residence features lots of natural light and fun decor. It has solar panels, an electric vehicle charger, and smart technology. Outside, a six-person hot tub offers guests the opportunity to truly “soak up” the scenic surroundings. You … Read more