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A Pile Of Dirt and $9000 Produced This Dream House Correction: A Pile of Dirt and $9,000 Produced This Rather Small Dream House, although the price is reasonable. If the owner would have gotten a bank loan for, say, $90,000, well, imagine that after you look at the pictures. Or $900,000, say. If you’re dreaming […]

Cleaning your place might be a hassle—most likely always is a hassle—but here’s a handy guide to cleaning for only 20 minutes a day, for 30 days. I guess this means you have to keep the cycle going for the rest of your life without a day off. Or, you could just live in your […]

Soleta zeroEnergy homes have everything needed for comfortable off-grid living. They come in different sizes (and are modular so you can add on), are made from 97% recycled materials, and each home can incorporate geothermal water heating, wind and solar power, and water collection. It’s small, but ain’t it neat? TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

A one-room dwelling dubbed “the greenhouse” is all about minimal living close to nature. You can see why. Not recommended for people who tend to fall out of bed. [via: slowrobot] TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

This is a walking house, heated with wood, and gleaning electricity from tiny windmills and solar panels on the roof. It collects rainwater, too, and travels at a speed of 60 meters per hour, or 0.034 miles per hour. Great for leisurely site-seeing. Eco-superb. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious