Friday, March 18, 2011

Prototype Home on cover of Maine Home + Design

If you haven't seen it already, this month's Maine Home + Design magazine has the prototype home for our cohousing project on the cover! Kudos go to GO Logic, the build/design team behind this passive house beauty.

"Imagine that, instead of building just a custom home for your family, you could build a custom neighborhood. Shoulder to shoulder with your future neighbors, you would come up with ideas and designs. Once it was built, you would have your own private home, but also access to shared resources, common spaces, and a supportive living environment. Imagine raising your children in this close-knit neighborhood, which comes with built-in playmates and backyard gardens in which they learn to grow vegetables and compost. “It takes a village,” after all, but what if the modern-day equivalent is “It takes an ecovillage”?"
- Passive Impressive, by Rebecca Falzano | Photography Trent Bell | Styling Meagan Gilpatrick

You can pick up a copy at the newsstands and it's also live on the Maine Home + Design website. Share it with your friends!

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