We know you love to be green on your sustainable vacations with Global Basecamps, but isn’t it time you brought the green home with you?
One latest trend in green design is fairly simple—build less. You probably know the three ‘R’s of conservation: reduce, reuse, and recycle. Well, what better way to reduce than by reducing your house’s square footage?
But of course, building a smaller house is more difficult than it sounds—for many, a big home is more of a status symbol than a convenience. Nevertheless, the days of 'garage mahals', 'McMansions', 'hummer homes', and 'starter castles' are limited.