Eco Friendly Houses

As the effects of climate change are felt across the world and with the construction industry is responsible for as much as 40 percent of man-made carbon emissions, both governments and individuals are beginning to take the task of building eco friendly houses much more seriously.

Fuelled by increased demand a new industry of eco friendly home building has grown up and a whole host of technological innovations have created an arsenal of eco friendly building materials and techniques. From  wind turbines, to solar panels, to high efficiency lighting,  ultra efficient insulationglazingwater conservationplumbingrecycling and much more.

Eco Friendly Houses - Designs, Concepts and Ideas

Below are some great examples of eco-friendly building design:

Active House
Active House
Passive House
Passive House
Living Wall
Living Wall
Recycled Shipping Containers House
Recycled Shipping Containers House
Vertical Farm
Vertical Farm
Passive Solar Angled Windows
Passive Solar Angled Windows
Eco Friendly Stadium
Eco Friendly Stadium
Essen Bibliosphere
Essen Bibliosphere
Green Filter Tower
Green Filter Tower
XERO Project
XERO Project
Mathematical Puzzle House
Mathematical Puzzle House
Vertical Forests
Vertical Forests
Living Homes Prefab
Living Homes Prefab
Eco Friendly Sky Scraper
Eco Friendly Sky Scraper
Ecofriendly Warehouse
Ecofriendly Warehouse
Eco friendly Prefabricated House
Eco friendly Prefabricated House
Recycled Concrete Tube House
Recycled Concrete Tube House
Salvaged Wood Timber Frame Houses
Salvaged Wood Timber Frame Houses
Kit-of-Parts Building
Kit-of-Parts Building
Eco Friendly Bridge
Eco Friendly Bridge
Salvaged Materials House
Salvaged Materials House
Eco Friendly Gym
Eco Friendly Gym
100% Green House
100% Green House
Downsized House
Downsized House
Ecofriendly Prefab House
Ecofriendly Prefab House
Treehouses
Treehouses
Banana House
Banana House
Scottish Eco Houses
Scottish Eco Houses
The Solar Fish House
The Solar Fish House
Fab Lab Solar Panel House
Fab Lab Solar Panel House
California University Solar Wind Pavilion
California University Solar Wind Pavilion
Masdar Eco City
Masdar Eco City
Recycled Tire House
Recycled Tire House
Glass Bottle House
Glass Bottle House
Plastic Bottle House
Plastic Bottle House
Solar Pod House
Solar Pod House
Plant Wall
Plant Wall
Dubai Solar Village
Dubai Solar Village
Eco Dome
Eco Dome
Worlds Tallest Wooden Building
Worlds Tallest Wooden Building
Paper House
Paper House
Cardboard House
Cardboard House



Find an Approved Installer in your Area

If you are interested in installing wind turbines, heat pumps, biomass, PV solar panels, solar water panels or micro CHP systems in your house, the Micro Generation Certification Scheme website features an excellent installer search that helps you to find an approved tradesman.

Click here for the installer search.



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