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A Real Natural Bedroom
Today's Home and office
Home is 80% off the grid (solar powered) and office is 100 off the grid. Metal frame
house (70% recycled steel). Unity Home Management Computer: controls lighting and
appliances, heating, ventilation and cooling, home security, window shading, room by room
temperature sensing, outdoor temperature monitoring.
Cabinets made of naturally felled woods and finished with non-toxic stains. Drywall
made from recycled materials with non-toxic paint finish. Charcoal poured concrete floor:
absorbs solar radiation to naturally heat the home. Plyboo floor finish:
"hardwood" floor made of bamboo.
The next 7 pictures come from Los Angeles Times Magazine, November 2, 1997
Solar powered train and pool.
The homes on this page were seen from the EcoHome Network's "Homes for the
Future" Tour in Southern California. If you would like more information about joining
the EcoHome Network, please contact them at: Eco-Home
Network, 4344 Russell Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90027. (213) 662-5207. The home tours
occur annually. For people in the Southern California area, make sure not to miss the next
one. (Tours usually occur around October.) Become a member. It's only $25 and it's tax
deductible. What more could you ask for? How about a free tour of the actual EcoHome in
Los Angeles? No Problem. I think that if you ask nice, that they will even throw that in
with your membership (transportation not included of course) . :-)
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