Built projects

Area: 50m2

Price: Q100,000 (~$13,000)

Location: Santa Lucía Utatlán, Sololá

Construction materials: Bamboo

This house has 2 bedrooms, one bathroom, dining room, and kitchen. Like all CASSA homes, it integrates all services; clean water, energy, and sanitation, through sustainable design to include rainwater collection, cistern for water storage, a water pump for the redistribution inside the home, solar panels, LED lighting, an efficient smokeless stove, separation of gray and black waters, a

vegetable garden fed with gray water, and a black water treatment system.

Design Team: Antonio Aguilar, Elisa De La Roca