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Designing and building a passive solar home in the far north isn't all that difficult. One needs a compass and a way of measuring exactly w...
Kali Moulton saved to 🏡 Home Improvement
Project: Three Trees Location: Eagle Rock, California Large rocks squeezed into together by 'wood shelves' insulate the South face of the house. The rocks absorb the heat during the day lowering the solar gain. At night the rocks give heat back into into the air as the temperature outside drops. The rock wall and the desert climate work in concert to passively cool the house. Jeremy Levine Design www.jeremylevine.com
Jessica Severance saved to Greenhouse Growin'...
Enjoy sustainable living just north of New York City with this one-of-a-kind passive solar home that heats itself.
Lisa Kennedy saved to Fixer Upper Retirement Home
Solar heating systems can slash your energy bill. We explain passive & active solar space heating so you can decide which is best for you.
K.Robinson saved to Tiny Houses
Interior view of the atrium (solarium) in a passive solar "envelope house" design home in residential neighborhood Stock Photo - Alamy
Download this stock image: Interior view of the atrium (solarium) in a passive solar envelope house design home in residential neighborhood. - BE59HW from Alamy's library of millions of high resolution stock photos, illustrations and vectors.
Jody T saved to Our Next Home
The passive house approach to construction offers the ultimate in energy efficiency. To achieve its standards, builders have to follow five exacting rules.
Whitney Marbach saved to Future home ideas
Water storage tanks are the best (and cheap!) choice for those asking how to store excess solar energy at home without using solar panels. Increase the indoor temperature by passively storing excess solar energy at home...
barbara gammon saved to Ideas for the House