Floating homes

Not only is the construction profession beginning to design buildings with stilts (no doubt heeding my call) – see Environmental Graffiti’s post here – they’re also devising amphibious housing: built with wood and, with concrete foundations that rest in the ground, they’re designed in such a way as to float when the water rises.

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