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So cool! Get a good look at this very interesting home - http://www.ifitshipitshere.com/wild-cliffside-home-with-zinc-roof-by-gilbartolome-architects/

So cool! Get a good look at this very interesting home - http://www.ifitshipitshere.com/wild-cliffside-home-with-zinc-roof-by-gilbartolome-architects/

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Bowl-shaped roofs harvest rainwater and promote natural cooling in arid environments

Concave Roof by BMDesign Studios, rainwater collection roof designs, Concave Roof for collecting rainwater, double roof system for rainwater harvesting, natural cooling roofs

Looking at the various colours that could potentially be used in a reflective surface for elements of the pillar.

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Bowl-shaped roofs harvest rainwater and promote natural cooling in arid environments

Concave Roof by BMDesign Studios, rainwater collection roof designs, Concave Roof for collecting rainwater, double roof system for rainwater harvesting, natural cooling roofs

Concept: putting a vine, eg passion fruit, choko, etc over the garden shed to cool it in summer and make use of the vertical space for food production, plus it looks more appealing. Could even grow different vines at same time to add greater visual and food interest. Plus, Great book, apparently ;-). All you need to know about how to build your own little green roof on a shed or outbuilding.

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