"I did some research and I learned that you use fewer materials when a home is built in a factory then the site. It’s also quicker to build and is greener. I understand what you are saying. I mainly design regular homes with a living room,…"
"yeah....send me the competition entry. I would love to take a look at it.
bundledesign (at) gmail (dot) com
As for the factory, there are very few around here. There is one just across the border in Canada. Most have gone out of…"
"I do not have a lot of info on the site. The design will be changed when I knowthere the sun rises and sets ECT. There will not be windows on all sides. Thismodel does not have a kitchen at all, but other designs do. About the bedding thisis just an…"
"I would like to see the whole presentation.
Village style living is an interesting concept. But would the houses look the same as "normal" houses today or would they be something completely different?
And you added a hearth? if you…"
"lol of course I thought of this stuff. This home is part of a planned community. Since we used up a lot of our natural resources around the world I designed this community to use as less materials as possible. It seemed like a waste of materials for…"
"what design competition did you enter?
Just as a critique....you might think about the daily activities of these 8 people living in a cube.
where do they cook, eat, wash, shit, fuck......ect.
I appreciate your desire to be minimal…"
"I live in Maryland right now and I am attending Anne Arundel Community College. I am taking an architecture course for the fall. My family and I are moving to Whatcom, I hope to build a house like this for my family and me. I also entered this into…"
Just starting buying and saving seeds, soon moving to this area from Bowie Maryland, researching how to make food from scratch like butter ECT. Starting a compost and garden, researching rainwater gardens, spreading the word to community
In what ways do you identify with the Transition movement? Why are you interested?
You guys want to survive the transition, and hey man I’m all for that too!
Do you have particular interests, skills, talents or resources you would like to bring to Transition Whatcom?
Interests-designs buildings, learning about sustainability, gardening, photography, art, and writing. What would I bring? I would bring seeds, architecture ideas. Skills- design/building houses, working on sustainable gardening, biking, good cook, studying organic wellness and radiation treatment through natural plants, can repair a few things Talents- photographer, designer
In what neighborhood or part of the county do you reside?
Where did you hear about Transition Whatcom and how did you find our community network website?
Please note that you do not have to answer all of the above questions in order to join, and you can always come back later to edit your profile. If it's all too many questions for now, please provide a short answer below on why you'd like to join this site (or a summary of the above, if answered).
I want to help your resistance and to help eventually expand it to help others in need