Explore Off The Map, Passive Solar, and more!

Explore related topics

New rainwater collection system, gravel and charcoal filtration

For the past two winters, I have lived off the map, caretaking a place in the high desert near Cerrillos, New Mexico. This is more than a house; it’s an Earthship: an off-grid passive solar adobe, …

How to Filter Your Rainwater

How to Filter Your Rainwater

Battering back a tire wall on an Earthship build , for 'My Survivor Island Earthship', a 5 week journal of the Green Construction of a Sustainable Rammed Earth Tire Home off BC's Gulf Coast with Michael Reynolds, image by Monica Holy for Middle Earth Home

Battering back a tire wall on an Earthship build , for 'My Survivor Island Earthship', a 5 week journal of the Green Construction of a Sustainable Rammed Earth Tire Home off BC's Gulf Coast with Michael Reynolds, image by Monica Holy for Middle Earth Home

The Chicago Public Building Commission, in coordination with the Chicago Park District, wanted its newest Field House in the Garfield Ridge area to serve as an example of sustainable building practices. So there was interest in retaining and reusing the rainwater and stormwater from the property rather than send it to Chicago’s combined sewer and stormwater system. Wahaso was invited to help design an efficient system to flush toilets in building with harvested water.  The system designed…

The Chicago Public Building Commission, in coordination with the Chicago Park District, wanted its newest Field House in the Garfield Ridge area to serve as an example of sustainable building practices. So there was interest in retaining and reusing the rainwater and stormwater from the property rather than send it to Chicago’s combined sewer and stormwater system. Wahaso was invited to help design an efficient system to flush toilets in building with harvested water. The system designed…

220 Gallon Rain Barrel System | http://thehomesteadsurvival.com/220-gallon-rain-barrel-system/

For folks that live where it is legal to collect rain water. Video instructions that walks you through a diy 220 gallon multiple barrel system.

30 Off The Grid And Self-Sustaining Earthship Homes http://theownerbuildernetwork.co/3f2t This home uses one of the world’s biggest waste problems as it’s basic building material. Can you guess what that is? The result is an incredibly strong, thermally stable home. It can also look fantastic as you can see here!

30 Off The Grid And Self-Sustaining Earthship Homes Can you guess what that is? The result is an incredibly strong, thermally stable home. It also looks fantastic, as you can see here!

Heat Your Home w/ Solar Hot Water:

Heat Your Home With Solar Hot Water - Renewable Energy

Grey water planter in earthship home after 1 year growth.  Geezus!    Kirst's Earthship Adventures

Here's how my gray water planter looked when I got back from working on the Brighton Earthship last year.

rainwater bladder under deck | ... to a below ground rainwater cistern the rainwater pillow which was

Collecting rainwater in horizontal bladder systems that can go in underutilized areas like crawl spaces and below decks and porches.

Pinterest
Search