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Advantages Galore to Earthbag Building

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015:

I’ve had the pleasure to meet and train several hundred builders, architects and engineers in earthbag building techniques in Nepal. Even though I’ve been researching, working with and promoting earthbag building heavily since the Asian 2004 tsunami, it still amazes me how practical and efficient it is to build with earthbags. Here’s just a brief […]  Read more from > Advantages Galore to Earthbag Building

Roofed Half Dome Design

Friday, September 18th, 2015:

This is a new house design that I just thought up yesterday. Basically, it’s a dome shape that’s cut off at the 8’ height level with a roof on top. The main benefit is to replace the harder to build top portion of the dome with a faster, easier to construct roof that will protect […]  Read more from > Roofed Half Dome Design