Natural Homes

Building sustainable natural homes on the Pine Ridge Reservation


Cob/Strawbale Hybrid House

In the fall of 2008 shortly after the birth of her first daughter, Shannon Freed was inspired to org...
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Pallet House Project

The Pine Ridge Reservation needs 6,000 sustainable homes. A few have already been built but many mor...
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Light Straw Clay Home/Office Project

Publicity of the summer 2011 Pallet House Project sparked interest in Earth Tipi, at that time we we...
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Pallet Cabin Demonstration

This project is currently sponsored and funded by Mike Gray and William Penn House. During the summe...
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Caretaker Cabin

Earth Tipi is more than just a family project. We are here for the community to inspire creativity, ...
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Rocket Mass Heater: 2013–current

As part of the light straw clay home/office project it was important to us to demonstrate techniques...
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