It has taken us a year to do but we have done it. With the help of a few volunteers we were able to complete the tire work for the north, east and west side of our EarthShip. The last row of tires was just completed August 15th. Approximately 1 year from when we started our first tire.
This is the east side retaining wall.
This is the east side of the EarthShip inside the home. The little U shaped room is a sun room. The corner is where the master bedroom will be.
This is the north wall of the EarthShip. The right corner is the Master Bedroom, the left corner is Arron's bedroom, the back will be a hall way with the Kitchen and Living room in the middle.
West side of the EarthShip with another U that will be a sun room as well.
This is behind the EarthShip the East side.
The back of the North wall of the Earth Ship. The cisterns are nearly buried. The black tube is the cooling tube for the middle of the house.
The back of the West wall of the EarthShip.
Mary Severin writes about her families embarkment on a learning adventure to build an Upcycled Home using Earthship Principals. To find out what these Principals are click on the Earthship Principals link above.