Category: tiny houses

Tiny Houses – SMARTER THAN CROWS

Tiny Houses – SMARTER THAN CROWS

By MEG MCGOWAN

There is growing interest in permaculture and ‘sustainability’ circles for tiny houses.

I’m still not sure how tiny houses are going to help us save the planet. Given that each one will need a bit of land, wouldn’t we be better off encouraging people to reduce their ecological footprint by living in high density developments that incorporated an area for growing food and…

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Printed House Price Drops | Pretending Not To …

Printed House Price Drops | Pretending Not To Panic

3D printed houses have matured from experimental projects, to prototypes, to affordable housing. A house built in Austin, Texas, is projected to cost $10,000 and 24 hours to build. As the technology develops the price is expected to drop to $4,000. At that price it becomes more feasible and economical to provide housing for the homeless, the poor, and people living in disaster zones. Instead of…

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