Gallery: INTERVIEW: Inhabitat Talks to Housing Reclaimed Author Jessica...

If you're one of the hardcore DIYers out there looking into building your own home, be sure to pick up Housing Reclaimed: Sustainable Homes for Next to Nothing by Jessica Kellner. As editor at Natural Home & Garden Magazine, Kellner has come across her fair share of beautiful and sustainable homes and now she expands on how a number of people around the country have built their houses without debt despite the economic hardships of the last few years. While it may seem daunting to design an energy efficient house, source sustainable and reclaimed materials and finally build it, Kellner provides a slew of tips and ideas on how to tackle this challenge for practically nothing down. Read on for our interview with Kellner about sustainable housing and her inspiration for this book.

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  1. aprilb February 20, 2012 at 7:35 pm

    Great interview! We’re currently finishing our tiny house (12’x20′ approx.) with mostly salvaged materials. It’s so fun having a custom house that doesn’t look like every other one and we save money, too!

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