The ground floor contains a generous common room and kitchen area. A walk up the winding spiral stair case brings you into the bedroom suite that contains a small walk-in closet, bathroom and a private roof deck. Exposed roof rafters are visible on the ceiling above the upstairs bedroom.” – Off Grid Shelters Learn more about […]
The house of stone is a modern specialty use structure constructed from gabion stone blocks. Gabion blocks are baskets woven with steel cables and filled with stones to form a durable building material. The gabion blocks form the structure of the side walls.” – Off Grid Shelters LLC Learn more about this House of Stone.
Straw bales are stacked like bricks to form the outer shell of the home. Wood posts and beams are embedded in the straw bales to support the roof, window and door headers. Metal lath and plaster is used for interior and exterior finishes. The end result is a durable, environmentally friendly home.” – Off Grid Shelters […]