In this category we are writing about initiatives that attempts to reduce an individual’s or society’s use of the Earth’s natural resources. It is often called as “earth harmony living” or “net zero living”.

February 17, 2021

Sustainable architecture Is it important? It is expensive?

At ARKIHAUS we have proposed to be at the forefront of sustainable architecture, designing products that have the technical characteristics to contribute to a sustainable life […]
December 8, 2020

ARKIHAUS, the passive house and the costs of use.

A passive house or passive habitat is a type of house in which the build techniques are used with the aim of achieving energy efficiency much […]
October 27, 2020

New approaches to urbanism and architecture in the post-pandemic reality

Being influenced by the reality that COVID-19 imposed, human beings have accelerated and intensified their collective reflection on how we are designing cities, how we are […]
October 8, 2020

The passive house. What is it? I need it?

In other articles we have said that ARKIHAUS houses have all the technological infrastructure to be economical to build and be energy efficient, which implies that […]
September 29, 2020

Natural light as a material in architectural design.

For the ARKIHAUS team, the connection of our houses with the environment and natural light is of the utmost importance, it is a design premise that […]
September 17, 2020

Plastic wood, a sustainable option

In the continuous management of the ARKIHAUS team to investigate new materials that help us optimize the ecological component of our products, we can show the […]
September 10, 2020

La Casa G, a smart and ecological home in Latin America

At ARKIHAUS, in our desire to be standard bearers and promoters of a sustainable life, we have always developed our products with an eye on sustainable […]
September 1, 2020

The thermal efficiency as a core element of any eco home

You have much to consider when you want a new energy-efficient house, and it can be a challenge. However, recent technological improvements in building elements and […]
March 12, 2020

The Tiny House, a movement that begins to spread around the world

As many of our clients know, at ARKIHAUS we are not in the development phase of the “Tiny ARKIHAUS“, a line of products that have the […]
March 2, 2020

Optimizing the performance of solar panels

All ARKIHAUS home models have optional kits for solar energy. The idea is that with the energy efficiency characteristics of our homes (low energy consumption) complemented […]