Earthships can be permitted and built in California. Any off-grid, sustainable building can be permitted and built in California. All buildings must adhere to the California state building, health and environmental codes.
Pangea Design | Build provides construction and permit drawings, acquiring permits and full turn-key construction services for residential, multi-family, commercial and non-profit projects.
We can apply the off-grid earthship biotecture systems and methods to any conventional building. This can make your existing building more sustainable and can also be completely off-grid. Renovations or Retrofitting is the application of the catch water, off-grid power, waste water treatment and the heating & cooling systems to any existing building.
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Pangea Design | Build is based in West Los Angeles, California.
622 s. Barrington #301, LA, CA 90049
In its most simplistic definition, “off grid” living means being disconnected from the public power grid. Off grid living, by itself, is not technically illegal. Producing your own power is off grid living and perfectly legal. Growing your own food is living off the grid, and legal. Building your own home in the country while not being connected to the power grid is off grid. So is raising livestock, building a greenhouse, planting your garden, etc. All legal. Now is the time to Live Off-Grid.
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