A #minimalist hobbit home that cost less than $100

A #minimalist hobbit home that cost less than $100

ecobuildingpulse.com 02 Mar '15, 12am

You don't have to travel to New Zealand to see a Hobbit hole, you can make your own for under $100! By building his homes into the ground, just like a Hobbit, he cuts down on material costs and benefits from the natural insulation. His current home is only 80 square-feet and submerged partially in the ground. "After finding the perfect site, he spent most of his time excavating a space large enough for his needs with a simple pick and shovel. The floor was then leveled and covered in heavy black plastic. Using collected planks of wood, Price lined the walls and nailed the pieces together." Price sells ebooks that share his technique for ma...

AECB » AECB Annual Conference and AGM 19-20 June 2015 – Usable Buildings and Neighbourhoods

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AECB » AECB Annual Conference and AGM 19-20 June 2015 – Usable Buildings and Neighbourhoods

AECB News : AECB Annual Conference and AGM 19-20 June 2015 – Usable Buildings and Neighbourhoods Early Booking Deadline: 22 May 2015 For this...

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Earthship | How To | Network via @earthship_HQ

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Earthship | How To | Network via @earthship_HQ

Earthship Biotecture plans benefit seminar Wednesday, 14 August 2013 Earthship Biotecture will be host a benefit seminar Sunday (Aug. 18) for...

#USGBC+ magazine: now online just for you! Great feature in latest issue ab #...

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#USGBC+ magazine: now online just for you! Great feature in latest issue ab #LEED emergence predictions for 2015

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Looking forward to the 2015 Tri-State Sustainability Symposium in Philly next...

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, this day-long symposium brings together industry, university and community leaders to share...

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