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Adobe Block Floors

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013:

Readers often ask our advice about the most practical floors for do-it-yourselfers. If you’re building your own sustainable home, I suggest building floors on grade. This eliminates the need for posts, beams, floor joists, subflooring, toxic glues and other materials used to build typical wood framed floors.  Read more from > Adobe Block Floors

Earthen Floor Training Video

Thursday, December 30th, 2010:

Today’s post features a video from Guiding Star Creations who attended an earthen floor training put on by Sukita with Claylin Floors. The ease and beauty of working with non-toxic materials created many smiles during the workshop. Earthen floors are such a flexible material that can be applied on grade for new buildings, on a […]  Read more from > Earthen Floor Training Video