landscape gner kim ainsworth of inexperienced dess gardens wasn't out there for a brand new home until she noticed the property now called crimson tail ranch. "my realtor actually flagged me down on ojai road boasting of a work of land new the market " she says. whilst ainsworth purchased the er citrus farm in 2000 concepts for her new house started brew. prior to acting on any gn concepts she spent a number of months residing in one of the yurts at the eight-acre piece of land.
"spending time at the land prior to construction makes a big difference " ainsworth says. by way of learning main points like which means the solar sets and where the wind s she gained clarity for what exactly she wanted construct. this used to be the primary time ainsworth had gned one thing from scratch and she felt a burden of responsibility build something appropriate the value of the land with out being overly grandiose or high upkeep. with this in mind she gned an environmentally pleasant power-environment friendly home with a unadorned ranch-impressed aesthetic.
"my house is my laboratory " says ainsworth. "it's my training; it's my it teaches me such a lot. " tours , green building , rustic style , my. complete with yurts an ic farm & an unintentional group this house in ojai california shows its love of the land.