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New Mexico Earthship

Earthships are a design by Michael Reynolds, founder of Earthship Biotecture and the Earthship Academy.

  • The main concepts are:
    The need for a furnace and air-conditioning can is eliminated by using thermal mass.
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Workaway #3: Building An Earthship!

You may have noticed a lack of updates lately. This is because we’ve spent a significant amount of time off grid. For the past two weeks we were at our third Workaway experience where we helped a lovely family build an Earthship! 598 more words


Anniversary in an Earthship

My sweetie and I just came back from from a 2-day trip in celebration of our 8th anniversary, spending 2 nights in an earthship in Taos, . 976 more words


This one goes out to Nahko and Medicine for the People for their beautiful song “Budding Trees“. What a beautiful season of new beginnings. 988 more words

Earthship Guide

An Earthship is a type of passive solar house that is made of both natural and upcycled materials such as earth-packed tires, pioneered by architect  105 more words


It's Official

It’s official that I am now and official Earthship aficionado.

I don’t quite have that piece of paper in my hands yet, but it’s in Kat’s hands so I figure that’s close enough. 318 more words


Our New Water Tower!

Our existing water tower had become unsafe so we needed to construct a new one to guarantee our water supply! After three weeks hard work the tank was hauled to the top of the tower which was then connected to our well and we had our own sustainable water supply!