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Posts Tagged ‘Insulation’

Shredded Styrofoam in Earthbags

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015:

My name is Roberta, I live in Minnesota. I am writing because I am interested in building an Insulated Earthbag house and I have a few questions. I am thinking about building a play house first to try and then a home. I have been researching lots of different building materials and ideas. I was […]  Read more from > Shredded Styrofoam in Earthbags

Rice Hull Bag Tiny House

Monday, April 27th, 2015:

You can turn an ordinary post and beam structure into a superinsulated tiny home for very low cost, and minimal time and effort. This project shows how easy it is to wrap a post and beam tiny home with rice hull bags in non-code areas. Bags of rice hulls turn what would ordinarily have been […]  Read more from > Rice Hull Bag Tiny House