Passive Solar Homes


How to design and build a passive solar home that is energy efficient, saves money, is easy on the planet, and is GREAT to live in.


Design Guides



Guides for designing your perfect passive solar home.

Books, articles, and software for passive solar home design.

Home Plans
Design Examples

Plans for passive solar homes of all types.

Examples of successful solar designs.


Construction Types

(Stick, SIPS, Strawbale, Underground, small homes, ...)

Construction techniques for passive solar homes.
Conventional stick, SIPs, Strawbale, earth, underground, ...

Small Homes

"I Did It" Sites"

Websites of solar home owners -- great stuff!

These are links to great sites started by people who built and live in passive solar homes of all types. 

They deserve our thanks for passing on their experiences and insights.