Amenities

Kailash Ecovillage offers the following amenities for its residents:

Gardens

  • 46 individual garden plots

  • Communally gardened space

  • Fruit orchard (53 fruit trees), grape vineyard, and berry patches

  • Garden tool shed & tools

  • multiple ornamental and native gardens

  • Greenhouse

 

Community Room

  • Meeting space with 60″ TV with surround sound for presentations and movie nights

  • Community kitchen (vegan only)

  • Ubuntu internet station computer

  • Community laser printer

  • Games collection

 

Bike Parking

  • Covered bike parking for 48 bikes

  • 96 bike parking spots total

  • dedicated bike repair area with pump and basic tools including bike stand with clamp

 

Car Parking

  • 27 parking spaces for cars

Note: our eventual goal is to depave most of these spaces to create more living or garden space!

 

Laundry/Mail Room

  • 2 front load, high efficiency washers

  • 2 electric dryers

  • clothes drying racks

  • outdoor clothesline

  • individual mail boxes for all units

  • bios and photos of all residents posted by their mail boxes (in progress)

  • 3’x10′ separate locked storage units for most apartments

  • as of December 1, 2013, the laundry gets 100% of its power from our solar photovoltaic array

 

Communication Tools

  • Community bulletin boards

  • Project teams

  • Google group with community calendar

 

Shared resources

  • Free-cycle area

  • Media lending library

  • Vehicle sharing, including car, truck, bike, bike trailor

  • Vacuum, mops, brooms, etc

 

Extended Recycling

  • Corks, Styrofoam, batteries

  • Compact fluorescent light bulbs

  • Metal, glass

  • Non-curbside plastics like plastic film and rigid plastics, when possible by local recyclers

  • Kitchen scrap composting

  • Compost bins

  • Humanure composting and urine recycling

 

More!

  • Broadcast TV antenna, gets 42 free channels!

  • Internet access (wired to each unit, plus WiFi)

  • Outdoor living and gathering areas

  • Community events

  • Potlucks

  • Guest and meditation room

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