Earth Building

Unbaked earth is one of oldest building materials. Half of worlds buildings are built with unfired earth. Used in Ireland and UK in pre-historic times.  Cob was norm in Britain in 15th century especially in the southwest of England and Wales. There are over...

Strawbale Building

Strawbale construction is a building method that uses bales of straw as structural elements, building insulation, or both. Strawbale building originated in Nebraska in the 19th century and flourished until the 1940s’. The 70s’ brought a revival of this natural...