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Off Grid Stone Tiny House Built by Hand

Dylan Magaster visits Vilson Bratovic who built his own stone tiny home in the village of Donje Raštane, Croatia. It was built using traditional methods but he lives in comfort with modern off-grid technology. Follow Dylan Magaster in YouTube for more great videos like this.

Desert Shelter by Victor Sidy

This is one of the structures designed & built by residents at Taliesin West. Live/ Work Shelter in the Arizona Desert. New steel and polycarbonate structure is superimposed upon the ‘artifact’ of concrete and stone, creating a dialouge between historic and contemporary forms. A grassy lawn cantilevers over a dry wash, further intensifying the contrast […]

A Small Stone Cabin

A set of French doors takes you from the porch into the small cabin. At one end is the full bathroom with its barn-style sliding door. At the other end is the kitchen, flanked by a pair of closets. The remainder of the 350 ft2 (32.5 m2) space is a combined sleeping and living room.” – Small House […]

256 Square Foot House of Stone

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.

Scottish Blackhouse

The blackhouse is built on clay where the base stones of the wall stand on pebbles to prevent movement. The thick insulated walls of the home are built from two layers of dry stone with an infill of peat topped off with a layer of clay to prevent water getting in to the wall and […]

Borgen Aftonfrid – built by John A Ekström

“Borgen Aftonfrid” (Rough translation is Castle of Evening Peace) in Sjölanda, Sweden. This house whas built by John A Ekström by and by as he collected stones during walks in the forest. He longed for a peacful place to write his poems about nature.” – Helen Niklasson via Cabin Porn™ See more huts and cabins at Cabin Porn™