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Affordable Earthbag Housing Project

Affordable Earthbag Housing Project

Specifications: 120 sq. ft. interior plus 180 sq. ft. veranda, Footprint: 15′ x 22′

Description: What would housing look like for the 1.2 billion in need of affordable shelter? Probably something like this. Built with predominantly local and salvaged materials, family labor and community volunteers, the cost would be extremely low. The verandah provides outdoor cooking and socializing space under a protective roof. Houses could be expanded as time and resources allow.

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