They Started With A School Bus, And Built A Micro 70 Sq. Ft. House Above It

They started with burying an old school bus much like an earth contact home. Then they built a 7 foot by 10-foot tiny house design on a 16 foot by 20-foot deck over the school bus. As they progress through this new way of living by adding solar power and gravity fed water they are truly enjoying the dream of less is more. A 70 square foot tiny house design built over an old school bus in Hot Springs, North Carolina. Inside this unique small house plan is so cozy, it feels a bit like a treehouse, with plenty of wood and lots of trees all around. This tiny house design is also in a beautiful scenic location that suits this off-grid house perfectly. You'll want to take a look for yourself; you are sure to be inspired.

There are all sorts of benefits to be derived from solar power and an off-grid house. Solar helps you save on your electric bill. Probably the biggest advantage of installing solar power on your tiny house design is the immediate electricity bill savings. No matter how small your solar installation, you begin receiving smaller monthly electricity bills from your local utility company Solar energy is a modular energy technology, meaning that you can install as many or as few solar panels as you like and whenever you like. Each new kilowatt of installed solar energy capacity brings you bigger electricity bill savings. With a large enough solar panel installation, its possible to reduce your energy bill completely. Thanks to solar energy, there are countless Americans already pay $0 a month to their local utility company. However large your solar installation, you can expect that your electricity bill savings will grow with time. As utility rates increase, the clean energy that comes from the sun remains consistently free. Solar energy is an investment that pays increasingly large dividends with each passing year that it is in your tiny house design.

Depending on where you live, installing solar panels will not only help you save money on your electricity bill, solar panels can also generate passive income. In many states, such as New Jersey and California, they offer generous renewable energy incentives that are designed to encourage solar photovoltaic PV adoption. If you qualify for these solar incentives, your local utility company will actually pay you for the clean energy that your solar panels produce, either with through credits or direct cash. At that point, your electricity bill isnt only $0, but your electricity bill will be in the negative. To learn whether you qualify for these electricity incentives, you can run a free solar report on your property and get a free options consultation right away. It costs you nothing to explore your solar PV energy options, and the potential upside of this is unlimited. Solar Energy and the Environment, with solars economic dividends, are easy to measure in both dollars in cents. By installing solar panels today, you can save on your electric bills, generate passive income, and boost your homes property value. As more tiny house designs and businesses across the country install solar energy panels, the nation moves farther away from its reliance on fossil fuel consumption and closer to a clean economy that is powered by the sun. The benefits of this transition are huge. Another benefit of solar energy is better health due to cleaner air, soil and water. Greater energy security is because of the reductions in imported fuel and stronger economic growth through the creation of green jobs.

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