Gallery: Mod Cott is a Low-Energy Guest House on Lake Buchanan in Texas

This collected rainwater provides all the water needed by the cottage. The surrounding landscape is all xeriscaped and has no need for irrigation as it is all native and drought tolerant.

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  1. legalegl May 16, 2013 at 8:04 pm

    Wouldn’t a larger roof overhang cut exposure to the summer sun(if applied correctly), and reduce solar gain, as well as collecting more rainwater.
    Seems modern design in some respects is taking a step backwards.

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