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Posts Tagged ‘earthbag construction’
“Women from La Paz filmed themselves and tell their story about them building houses for their marginal children.” Note the earthbag domes and cobblestone floors they are building. Their floor technique is particularly interesting. Read more from > Bioconstruction Women of La Paz
Lots of readers ask how long it takes to build with earthbags. Well, that’s difficult to answer because the strength of workers varies and every job is different. But it’s good to have an approximate figure to work with for planning purposes. Read more from > How Long Does it Take to Build with Earthbags?
An earthbag training center for teachers in Nepal from Eco-Logis on Vimeo. “A short video presenting First Step Himalaya, NGO who is building a training center for teachers in rural Nepal (Sindhupalchok district). They decided to build with earthbags: an economical, ecological & quick technique. Read more from > Update: An Earthbag Training Center for Teachers in Nepal
“The dOMe hOMe is based on Sacred Geometry principles, fibonacci sequences and deep ecology. Read more from > dOMe hOMe Earth Temple
“Dear Owen & Kelly, We believe it is no mere coincidence that we have stumbled upon your guide to build a ‘dirt-cheap’ shelter using dirt at Instructables.com just a while ago. We are a young couple from Malaysia just starting our new life with our 1-year old baby boy. Read more from > Dreaming of an Earthbag Home in Malaysia