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Feb. 9th, 2005

10:25 pm - Earthbag building references

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Site of Superadobe inventor Nader Khalili. Offers workshops, long and
short earthbags.
http://www.calearth.org

Site of earthbag book "Building with Earth" author Paulina Wojciechowska
http://www.earthhandsandhouses.org/

Site of Kaki Hunter and Doni Kiffmeyer, authors of "Earthbag Building:
The Tools, Tricks and Techniques" (Just picked up this book. Very
illustrative and upbeat instructional stuff.)
http://www.ok-ok-ok.com/

Site of Kelly Hart, builder of several earthbag structures. Site has a
wide range of information about alternative building methods. Hart
also produced a video about his experiences in constructing his home,
a large earthbag structure.
http://www.greenhomebuilding.com/earthbag.htm

Site of Patrick Newberry, builder of a hybrid earthbag home in
Georgia. Documented with many photos.
http://users.pstel.net/goshawk/contents.htm

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From:brer_vole
Date:February 9th, 2005 11:09 pm (UTC)
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I've been telling people that complain about SUVs (saying so and so doesn't NEED one) - that all we really need is a hole in the ground (and some other things that I'll spare your readers from....)

I wonder how much NH would raise property taxes if we built one of these?
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