These self sustaining homes are being designed by a company based in mexico named "earthship". "Off grid" meaning they try to rely as little as possible on public utilities. Michael Reynolds came up with this idea in
For people who kennel their dog(s) it is nice to be able to incorporate kennels into rooms. This is a super idea for a laundry room. Love this idea. Have our kennels sitting in the kitchen. Wish I had spot to put them under the counter.
Money Does Grow on Trees: How Planting a Tree Can Save You Money
This drawing demonstrates effective planting, placing the right tree in the right place. Trees properly placed can lower line clearance costs for utility companies, reduce tree mortality, and result in healthier community forests.
Coat hooks between the studs. We never had a good place for backpacks and coats AND this big empty wall always bothered me too. Hubs tore out sheet rock, built some boxes, trimmed it all out and WALLAH!