Over the last few years we have been involed with work on a few Earthship homes. This construction is surely increased in popularity not just in New Zealand, but around the globe too. You may have seen our products on Grand designs
Through the dissemination of information on all aspects of earthship design, construction & living; Earthship New Zealand hopes to stimulate interest and uptake of these iconic buildings. However it is not simply the final product and its myriad of environmentally-harmonious features that makes earthships the model of Environmentally Sustainable Design (ESD) that they are. Their thoughtful construction and use of resources gives an example of how people can live more sustainably, which goes way beyond just the type of roof one should have over one’s head.