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VIDEO : An earth-sheltered house tour

INFOGRAPHIC : Waterproofing and Roof layering for my stone wing concept

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VIDEO : The author’s underground home concept – Oct 15 revision

The Stone Wing concept is shaping up! After considering the environmental and contouring needs of the design, I’ve added basically converted the front of the design to a sunroom with a front planter and earth berm. As a nod to a stone wing design many revisions ago, I also added support beams extending and secured in the concrete planter’s front wall. This completes the “pyramid” effect with a more conventional sunroom design.

PDF: The Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Clearinghouse (EREC) : “Earth-Sheltered Houses” (External Link)

Contains a helpful address and phone number directory for earth sheltered resources – though each should be verified before contacting since the last may be outdated.

CASE STUDY : Troglodium

An owner/designer-built home, this beautiful example of cordwood construction brings a more naturalistic approach to construction.

LINK: How to Build Earth Sheltered Homes (External Link)

LINK : Earth sheltered technology, inc (External Link)

An underground home builder and plan provider

Earth Home Builder | Earth Sheltered Homes | underground homes

LINK : How to Build Underground (External Link)

A comprehensive link list and tutorial tailored for underground concrete homes

LINK: “Why don’t we live underground?” by Josh Clark, HowStuffWorks.com (External Link)

VIDEO : the author’s project – an evolved 3D rendering walkthrough tour of the stone wing earth-sheltered home design