WSJ Article Advocates Small Homes

Krista sent me an email last night alerting me to an article by the Wall Street Journal that is advocating small houses. Alex Frangos the author asks: What will the energy-efficient house of the future look like? The Wall Street Journal asked four architects to design an energy-efficient, environmentally sustainable house without regard to cost, […]

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Sheep Wagons

While living in an area populated by people from the Basque region, some residents around the Reno/Lake Tahoe area will sometimes catch a glimpse of a sheepherder, his sheep and his home in the high desert: a small trailer or sheep wagon. My post on the gypsy caravans was popular, so I thought I would […]

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Gruene Homestead Silo

I really like silos converted into homes and here is a really cool one that has been converted into a place of lodging. It is essentially a one bedroom loft apartment built into a 1940’s grain silo. I could see myself living in this and I would enjoy it very much. Frequent guests of Gruene […]

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