Green Design: A Barn Reborn

This Maryland barn has been transformed into a unique green design and attractive solar home.



Green Design
Siding made of sustainable materials covers the barn’s exterior.
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Bathroom
An extra- narrow copper bathtub conserves water.
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Fireplace
The fireplace in this cozy living room provides extra heat in the winter.   
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Green Home
Naylor carefully researched ways to create a home that exists in harmony with the world around it.
Photo courtesy LAURIE E. DICKSON PHOTOGRAPHY
Barn
This berm of native vegetation conceals the nearby housing project.      
Photo courtesy LAURIE E. DICKSON PHOTOGRAPHY
Kitchen
Two of the barn’s standing stalls became a kitchen.      
Photo courtesy LAURIE E. DICKSON PHOTOGRAPHY
Stone Staircase
This stone staircase replaces a ramp to the barn’s upper level.
Photo courtesy LAURIE E. DICKSON PHOTOGRAPHY











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