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Eco Home

Updated on May 19, 2011

It is natural for all of us to dream and to have a nice and wonderful house. But have you thought of owning and living in an eco-friendly house? A self sustaining house might be a good investment when planning to own a house.

The advantages of an Eco-Friendly House:

Less usage of Electricity

  • eco friendly house are also friendly in terms of the electricity bills. These houses are built with technologies which minimizes the use of electricity.

Natural Lighting

  • natural lighting are used such as harnessing the natural light (sunlight) and used it to give light to the house in the daytime.

Waste Water Recycling

Use of alternative power such as solar and wind energy

  • stores electricity gathered from solar panels and wind turbines that are installed in the house premises.

Eco-Houses does not only helps save the environment but in can be nice to live in to.  Using the earths given resources and use it to have a good and healthy living.

You will not only help the environment but you also helps save the world.

Eco House in Cebu, Philippines

I hope you've enjoyed and learned something in this hub. Lets help make the world greener and nice to live in.


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      natasha 6 months ago


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      Halfani 5 years ago

      i like it,it good for develop and poor countries

    • profile image 5 years ago

      I'm interested in applying these eco-friendly concepts into education. Anyone else?

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      Clara 6 years ago

      This really helped me figure out hoe i can make a model of a house which is environmentally friendly, i lovr this websitex10!!!!

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      Anne 6 years ago

      thanks...all of this was a big help for my science project! :)

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      solar.power 6 years ago

      great inportant subject

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      your mooooom  7 years ago

      good pics :-)

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      Phoenix Trinity 7 years ago

      Hi this is a really good hub. We build eco homes in Hastings UK and are always looking for good inspiration. Living in a truly eco-friendly house is no longer a pipe dream.Thanks for the useful information.

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      solar.power 7 years ago from Brisbane

      great hub. Keep it up!

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      Tamarind 7 years ago

      Very awesome hub. Thanks for the info.

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      BristolBoy 8 years ago from Bristol

      Some useful information here!

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      Jasmine 8 years ago

      Great pics! They are dream houses... Not easy to have :-)

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      glassvisage 8 years ago from Northern California

      There are so many great things you can do you make your home eco-friendly! I love seeing buildings that are solar-powered. It's facinating! Thanks! Love the images here.

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      Bail Up ! 8 years ago

      Loved the visual of the eco friendly home. We talk much about it but I'd never seen an actual plan for it. Thanks for sharing.

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      prasetio30 8 years ago from malang-indonesia

      this really eco friendly house. I like your scheme about this hub, also the real picture. Complete with the function and information. we should consider about this. thanks

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      borge_009 8 years ago from Philippines

      Thanks Summer for dropping by. You're right, we must learn to utilize the God given resources for us to save the environment and so that we can save energy.

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      SummerSteward 8 years ago from Duluth MN

      very important topic! Great hub!

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      borge_009 8 years ago from Philippines

      Yeah, its definitely amazing that we can be able to save the environment and our pockets from utilizing the god given resources that are abundant in our places. Thanks Neil for dropping by.

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      Neil Sperling 8 years ago from Port Dover Ontario Canada

      All we need is a Wigwam and a few sticks for fire -- but I like your idea better LOL

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      borge_009 8 years ago from Philippines

      Glad it helped you understand mythbuster. Having an eco friendly home it truly amazing.

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      mythbuster 8 years ago from Utopia, Oz, You Decide

      I've enjoyed this hub and found the pictures, diagrams and video helped me take note of many things I did not understand before, about the eco-friendly home.