My Passive Solar Tiny House

This video is an introduction to the passive solar design features of my strawbale tiny house. This 450 sq ft house uses south facing windows to heat itself during winter, supplementing heat provided by a wood stove. Roman-style thermal curtains on all windows help to conserve heat. A cantilevered second floor and overhangs keep the sun out during warmer times of the year.  Continue reading

Intro to Hardcore Sustainable

This is an introduction and trailer to my new Youtube channel Hardcore Sustainable.

This channel will bring you an in-depth look at the techniques and technologies I’ve implemented to reduce my impact on the planet.  Continue reading