Milt and Jamie Lee's presentation is "Build it with Bales" and they describe it this way: "We started building in our 50s, you are never too old to do something new."
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Benefits of Building Green
BY PAKPOOM SAYAMPOL
@ VOL 8
ON APR 29, 2013
Pakpoom Sayampol tells us about the benefits of green buildings; enviornmentally friendly and sustainable buildings that have a lesser negative impact on the enviornment that ordinary ones. He explains just what makes these buildings so environmentally friendly, and includes examples of green buildings located in Bangkok.
Straw Bale Houses
BY MANUEL ZEITLIN
@ VOL 11
ON FEB 19, 2014
Manuel Zetlin, Principal Architect at Manuel Zeitlin Architects, aims to build sustainable houses by using natural materials and no chemicals. In one project, his team had to construct an additon for a 1945 brick home using straw bales, which came with its own unique challenges.
Crowdfunding and building: we build the house all together
Let's club together to build a house? Actually this phrase is the idea of Chelyabinsk project “The Ants”. The authors have come up with a scheme to invest in construction through Crowdfunding. How does this work? How to make the building process as clear as possible? And where is planned the first building, which can be observed online? Alexander Medvedev, one of project’s authors, gave the answers on these issues in the course of Pecha Kucha.
The Magic House
BY MAIR HYMAN
@ VOL 3
ON JUN 02, 2016
“The house is built around the concepts of water, air, wind and light.”
In The Magic House from PechaKucha Night Vientiane Vol. 3, Mair Hyman talks about the process of designing and building a dream house for him and his artist wife in Vientiane, Laos in the neighborhood of Ban Apinihan. The result is a stunning house that combines both Lao and Western elements.
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Greenspan Construction - Building Benton Harbor's First Container Home
BY VICKI FRANKS
@ VOL 6
ON SEP 16, 2016
Vicki Franks, with her husband Shane, built Benton Harbor's first container home in 2015, a beautiful space that will make us rethink what's possible in real estate. The inspiration to do this hit at the crossroads of a trip she took and the time the couple snagged an outrageously affordable lot in Benton Harbor. Vicki's PK is eye candy for design lover's!
BY MARK WILLE
@ VOL 47
ON SEP 19, 2018
Builder Mark Wille is the go to guy for construction, green materials, sustainable consulting, net zero projects, passive house projects & a variety of types of off-site building technologies. Here he talks about his passions for sustainabiity and shipping containers.