Earthship Tire Wall
850 tires went into this wall to form an awesome thermal mass that kept the building cool in spite of high temperatures outside. The family spent last summer pounding earth into the interior of each tire. Since the tires are free including free delivery on flat bed trucks this is the way to go if you have lots of time and less money. The design does not quite follow the traditional U shape of the earth design but is long and flat for passive heating in the winter and a greenhouse effect for…
10 Reasons Why EarthShips Are F!#%ing Awesome
Earthships are 100% sustainable homes that are both cheap to build and awesome to live in. They offer amenities like no other sustainable building style you have come across. For the reasons that follow, I believe Earthships can actually change the world. See for yourself!