The Straw Bale House

Many copies in stock but still heavy demand; only a few titles published on this subject. Very popular in rural WA too.

The Straw Bale House

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The Straw Bale House
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Athena Swentzell Steen, Bill Steen, David Bainbridge
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing

Many copies in stock but still heavy demand; only a few titles published on this subject. Very popular in rural WA too.
Straw Bale Building Details
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: CASBA
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-30 - Publisher: New Society Publishers

The devil is in the details-the science and art of designing and building durable, efficient, straw bale buildings Straw bale buildings promise superior insulation and flexibility across a range of design aesthetics, while using a typically local and abundant low-embodied energy material that sequesters carbon-an important part of mitigating climate
Practical Straw Bale Building
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Murray Hollis
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-29 - Publisher: Landlinks Press

Building with straw bales is being embraced by amateurs and professionals for its versatility, comfort, environmental friendliness and high insulation. New methods should expand its growing worldwide popularity. In Practical Straw Bale Building, Murray Hollis uses simple, easy to understand language to describe the established techniques of straw bale construction
Building with Straw Bales
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Barbara Jones
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-01 - Publisher: Green Books

Straw bale building is a radically different approach to construction, and this book explains, in straightforward and commonsense terms, the principles of the technique, which was pioneered in the United States more than a hundred years ago and is now entering the mainstream. It is used by firms who see
Serious Straw Bale
Language: en
Pages: 371
Authors: Paul Lacinski, Michel Bergeron
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing

Bergeron and Lacinski's new book Serious Straw Bale is the first to look carefully at the specific design considerations critical to success with a straw bale building in more extreme climates-where seasonal changes in temperature, precipitation, and humidity create special stresses that builders must understand and address. The authors draw