This is an eight week workshop to build a two bedroom Earthship, structural shell and systems. Daily, Weekly and Full Session attendance available. We will be pounding tires, installing cooling tubes, cisterns and the thermal wrap.
Systems - Solar power and start up, residential wiring, fixture installation and grid interconnection. - Solar hot water installation, plumbing, principles and fire up. - Cistern installation, plumbing and burial. - Household plumbing and inspections
Conceived as a sustainable reinterpretation of a monolithic gable roof house, the Palatine Passive House integrates modern residential form with innovative building technologies. The certified passive house was designed and built by the architect.
Merry Christmas to all of our Foxhole Friends. We are so very blessed for all of the assistance, donations, support, and volunteers that have enabled us to get this far in our worthy project.
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