Strawmark built the home in yesterday’s blog post. Be sure to see their stunning gallery.
“Straw houses the way of the future?
With the aftermath of devastation in Christchurch, the focus is now more than ever on safe, affordable, ‘Earthquake’ strong housing.
We are happy to say all our homes within the quake-ravaged area have stood the test, and passed with flying colors, with no damage reported.
Strawmark is, Alan & Karin Cameron. Passionate about quality and producing homes that have soul and integrity. ’Permanence and Performance’ in straw bale construction as their logo says. A small niche market construction company which has become the leader in modern use of straw bale in construction within the Southern hemisphere. Their building system an excellent choice for a wide variety of building applications, from townhouse chic to rural lifestyle, including commercial projects, from golf clubhouses to wineries, restaurants, accommodation and industrial units… Boasting a large number of beneficial attributes including substantial strength against earthquake, fire-safety, energy efficiency, cost and versatility of design.
Strawmark is bale building at its best:
• Thermal Efficient
A personal building Company that you can trust.”