Trailer Treasure: Green Mobile Homes

Mobile homes use fewer resources and provide the flexibility in siting and size that many eco-conscious homeowners want.

Andy Thompson’s miniHomes are constructed with steel structural insulated panels ( SIPs), aluminum windows, wheat-straw-board cabinets, and Richlite countertops. Soon, a fullsize miniHome, complete with loft, will be available and may be used to house athletes at the 2007 Arctic Games.