Sustainable Design

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modular homes
Prefab & modular homes reduce costs

Prefab & modular homes are using new building materials, resulting in lower build costs.

Martin Freney and Earthship home
Home built from recycled materials

Recycled off-the-grid homes are blasting off around the planet. Now one has landed in Australia.

ecocapsules
Ecocapsules off the grid

Ecocapsules with in-built solar power and wind power generation facilities.

Norwegian house
Inspirational green homes

All over the world, families are building self-sustained homes producing more energy than they actually need.

growing trees
Growing trees can avert climate change

Many countries are now realising the impact caused by cutting down trees.

Slip house
The Slip House - a water efficient home

UK designers have effectively incorporated water efficiency into a pre-fabricated design.