Audio by title housing_reclaimed

HOUSING RECLAIMED: SUSTAINABLE HOMES FOR NEXT TO NOTHING

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Locus Focus
program date: 
Mon, 04/09/2012

The American Dream of owning your own home has been battered by the economic crisis that started in 2008. While it has become much harder harder to achieve this dream, there is a surge of interest in finding resourceful, affordable and environmentally friendly ways of creating housing to meet this challenge. On this episode of Locus Focus we talk with Jessica Kellner, editor of Natural Home and Garden Magazine, about some alternative approaches that non-conventional home builders are taking to build homes that reduce landfill waste, rely on recycled or sustainably sourced material, cost relatively little money and help create stronger communities.

44:24 minutes (60.97 MB)

 

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