OUTLINE OF SIMPLE SURVIVAL EARTHSHIP APP

 

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CONSTRUCTION DRAWINGS - Full downloadable sets of construction drawings for many simple/economy model Earthships. All designs can use simple survival economy mechanical systems or full on deluxe Earthship off grid systems.  Also any design can be hooked up to any and all utility grids. The structural designs of all these buildings is permit worthy but guidance in obtaining permits is suggested.

INSTRUCTIONS

1) CONCRETE SIMPLE SURVIVAL DESIGN -                                                                                                                    21 downloadable pages of construction drawings - 11x17 in color - works for one to three rooms

 

2) NON CONCRETE SIMPLE SURVIVAL DESIGN -                                                                                                          14 downloadable pages of construction drawings - 11x17 in color - two rooms

 

3) NON CONCRETE DELUX -                                                                                                                                         larger building than #2 - 11 downloadable drawings - 11x17 in color.

 

4) NON CONCRETE STUDIO -                                                                                                                                    smaller building than #2 -  10 downloadable pages of construction drawings - 11x17 in color.

 

5) ZERO COST HUT -                                                                                                                                                    smallest most economical shelter we have at this time - 15 downloadable pages of construction drawings - 11x17 in color

 

6) BEACHFRONT CONCRETE DESIGN -                                                                                                                            15 downloadable pages of construction drawings - 11x17 in color

 

7) BEACHFRONT DELUX DESIGN -                                                                                                                              more deluxe than #6 - 17 downloadable pages of construction drawings - 11x17 in color - illustrates replications for a three room villa

 

8) ONE BEDROOM WOOD SIMPLE SURVIVAL DESIGN -                                                                                             one bedroom version of #2 - 9 pages of downloadable construction drawings - 11x17 in color

 

9) TWO BEDROOM WOOD SIMLE SURVIVAL DESIGN -                                                                                              two bedroom version of #8 - 20 pages of downloadable construction drawings - 11x17 in color

 

10) NON CONCRETE NEPAL TRUSS DESIGN -                                                                                                                  a variation of #8 only more simple and using a truss roof system - 11 pages of downloadable construction drawings - 11x17 in color

 

11) FLOWER TROPICAL DESIGN -                                                                                                                                        a concrete tropical design with eight rooms all replications  of one room design - 15 downloadable construction drawings - 11x17 in color

 

12) HAITI MODEL -                                                                                                                                                                    a ferrous cement dome/villa design - replicable for larger home - 4 downloadable construction drawings - 11x127 in color

 

FLOOR PLANS

A quick view of all available floor plans

 

CONCEPTS

A look at the Earthship Village Ecologies concept and KIDS VIEW, an eighteen plate presentation of the concepts that the Earthship was founded on - great for kids and schools.

 

SYSTEMS

Explanations and presentations of the simple survival Earthship systems - a work in progress .

 

MATERIALS

Listing of materials for a few of the designs - a work in progress

 

OPERATIONS

A study of the basic operations to build a simple survival Earthship - a work in progress

 

PICTURES

Construction photos of many of the designs - a work in progress

 

COSTS

A study of costs of some of the designs - a work in progress

 

THINKING

The thinking behind the Earthship concept - soon to include the WIZARD book in color