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Posts Tagged ‘ferrocement’

DIY Ferrocement Domes and Vaults

Thursday, April 24th, 2014:

“The “Green” movement has its roots in the late 60’s with the “back-to-the land” movement—-when people really started to think not just about alternative life styles but different methods of building—-including sustainability. It could easily be argued that the father and mother of the back-to-the-land movement were Helen and Scott Nearing.  Read more from > DIY Ferrocement Domes and Vaults

Earthbag House 10 – the Hat

Saturday, April 20th, 2013:

“Slide show of the process of putting a ferrocement curved barrel vault on my earthbag house. Annotations and video rendering is a constant thorn in my side. We’ll go with this – you’ll have to pause the video to read most annotations. Original elevator music “the Hat” is by Doctor Dirtbag and The Baby Shakers. […]  Read more from > Earthbag House 10 – the Hat