LAWN LOVE - A self-sustaining home can help you save money, become self-reliant, and live in harmony with nature. But which of the biggest U.S. cities are ideal for building your own eco-conscious home?
Creating a self-sustaining home can be an intimidating endeavor. Not everyone can commit to living off-grid in a house made entirely out of recycled materials, but there are still ways for everyone to make their home more self-sufficient.
Lawn Love turned to some experts to learn more about the benefits and challenges of living self-sustainably.
Ask the Expert
Peter Raab – Associate Professor, College of Architecture, Texas Tech University
- What are three common challenges that come with creating a self-sustaining home?
- What are three benefits of owning a self-sustaining home?
- How can the average homeowner make their existing property more self-sustainable?
- Where can aspiring self-sustaining homeowners find inspiration for their home design?
See Raab's responses here.