Why Smaller Homes?
Why design and build smaller homes?
|Plan of 1400 s.f. passive solar ‘Liberty House‘|
|Rufus the cat loves radiant heating|
|Daylight and views present everywhere in this computer simulation|
|Views and daylighting|
|Passive venting or across room airflow= cooling|
As one can see, there is truth to Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s expression “Less is More”. In this time period with rising materials and labor costs and energy becoming more expensive, small homes make more sense than large, cheaply-built, inefficient homes.