Tag : Eco-Friendly Homes

Earthship with bottle walls, large south-facing windows, solar panels, and lush green surroundings

Are Earthships the Ultimate Prepper Paradise?

To start this discussion we must first understand….What is an Earthship. An Earthship is a type of passive solar house made of natural and upcycled materials, designed to be self-sufficient and environmentally friendly. The concept was developed in the 1970s by architect Michael Reynolds. Earthships are constructed using earth-packed tires, recycled cans, and bottles, making them sustainable and cost-effective. They incorporate six key design principles: Thermal/Solar Heating and Cooling: Earthships use thermal mass and passive solar design to regulate indoor […]