Log cabin or Log house either way it is home. The house built from logs, with the feeling of a cozy, home sweet home feeling. The log cabin goes back into history first generation home building for the frontier shelter.
These self sustaining homes are being designed by a company based in mexico named "earthship". "Off grid" meaning they try to rely as little as possible on public utilities. Michael Reynolds came up with this idea in
Architect's Dream - Lake Tahoe, CA By Mark Tanner Construction