'Earthen Floors' by Sukita Reay Crimmel and James Thomson - Green Homes
Exciting news on the natural building book front — Earthen Floors, a book all about installing and living with earth-based floor systems, is due out April Written by two very experienced natural builders, Sukita Reay Crimmel and James
earthen floor with natural stones (Dirt Craft Natural Building)
10 Straw-bale homes – an eco-friendly alternative to explore
Cob Houses, Nice Houses, Straw Bales, Tiny House, Natural Building, Green Building, Building Ideas, Rammed Earth, Playhouses
This is a hempcrete cottage. Hempcrete is a mixture of hemp and lime, a lightweight construction material that can be used for walls, insulation of roofs and floors and as part of timber-framed buildings.
Using Hemp in Construction - Green Homes
The Hempcrete Book: Designing and Building with Hemp-lime.
Natural Homebuilding and The Code: A Quick-Start Guide For Owner-Builders
Want to build a cordwood, strawbale, cob, or earthship home? Check here first for info on how to build LEGALLY and SAFELY
building a cob house : TONS of pictures (and my lookalike)
Kristen fell in love with cob after visiting a cob building site and immediately started to draw up plans for her home. She wanted a house that was able to breath, with soft shapes and built from natural materials. More including video at www.
Hempcrete is an amazing natural building material. Energy-efficient, non-toxic and resistant to mold, insects and fire. If we build anything with bricks, we're using hempcrete bricks.
Holidays in Natural Healthy Homes: El Bolson, Argentina
Hybrid Dome built by Earthen Shelter. This dome was built out of natural materials like cob and straw in the high desert of southern CA.
How to Prevent Rot in your Cordwood Walls
How to Prevent Rot in your Cordwood Walls - Accidental Hippies
All About Cob: A Sculptural, Natural Building Material
location of tree branch for extra storage Inspiration for U-Shape Kitchen in a Tiny House - check out the cup holder too!
Natural Building with Earthen Floors - Green Homes
Earthen floors are good for thermal mass and the environment. Natural Building with Earthen Floors - Green Homes - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Why Reusable Bags Are Better For You AND The World
we-are-all-one-tribe: “ cosmofilius: “ voiceofnature: “ Hybrid Dome built by Earthen Shelter. This dome was built out of natural materials like cob and straw in the high desert of southern CA.
Cob Building Basics: DIY House of Earth and Straw - Green Homes
Learn the proper technique for building a cob wall. with our climate, we probably won't be doing cob exterior, but you never know