Entries from 'Non classé'

Iron and Straw – Atar, Mauritania

In the desert plains of the white valley in Mauritania, some communities haved lived for millennia in sheltered oasis, producing some of the best dates in the Sahara. Like often in hot countries , each house consists of several small separate buildings, each with its own function. Here specific building materials are carefully chosen for…

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The Kebun Kaki Bukit project, part II : a 5000$ house

Our goal for this renovation project was to turn an old metal shack into comfortable living quarters for volunteers at the farm in Malaysia that we were working on. The project was designed and built by volunteers. To see the early stages of design and some tips for your own project, read the first part…

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