Modern Natural Blog

I really like to see blogs that document owner-builder home building projects. People often come up with new and interesting ideas. This particular project is a merger of earthship and earthbag concepts. “The House to my knowledge this house will … Continue reading →

United Earth Builders 3-day Project Course

“PLEASE RSVP BY April 11th 2014 email us at unitedearthbuilders@gmail.com for info! Come join United Earth Builders in Joshua Tree, CA for a 3-day project course focusing on earthbag/superadobe basics and plaster work. From foundation to finish participants will construct … Continue reading →

Vanuatu Update: Experience is everything

“This Vanuatu build was started with a little experience in what can go wrong and it made all the difference. Seven Australians aged 14 to 63 and four local men worked together with the wife and four daughters of a … Continue reading →

Thin Wall Earthbag — 10x Faster than Typical Earthbag

As many readers know, my passion is promoting very low cost housing that virtually anyone can afford. Earthbag is a natural option for housing the poor, however the thick walls take up a disproportionate amount of space on tiny urban … Continue reading →

Rain and Spirit Permaculture and Bio-building Centre

“Hello, I am writing you from Argentina. Three years ago I went to Cal Earth Foundation to take superadobe workshop. I started to build my home at the moment I came back. A lot of people where trying to start … Continue reading →