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For those who don’t know, earthbag building uses polypropylene rice bags or feed bags filled with soil or insulation that are stacked like masonry and tamped flat. Barbed wire between courses keeps bags from slipping and adds tensile strength. The final plastered walls look just like adobe structures. Thousands of people are now building with bags to create their dream homes, home offices, shops, storm cellars and survival shelters.

Step-by-Step Earthbag Building

For those who don’t know, earthbag building uses polypropylene rice bags or feed bags filled with soil or insulation that are stacked like masonry and tamped flat. Barbed wire between courses keeps bags from slipping and adds tensile strength. The final plastered walls look just like adobe structures. Thousands of people are now building with bags to create their dream homes, home offices, shops, storm cellars and survival shelters.

An Earthbag Round House For Less Than $5,000

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I want these in my future house!

Some incredible metal work… would love to have a fence gate like this metal tree

Online Cob House Building Lessons: http://www.members.thiscobhouse.com/online-cob-house-workshop/

Online Cob House Workshop Video Lessons, e-Learning, Distance Learning. Learn How to Build a Cob House With this Exclusive Online Video Lessons eCourse!

Foundation of cordwood construction - Spreading insulation, cleaning log ends and tuck pointing are all parts of learning the "technique."

Foundation of cordwood construction - Spreading insulation, cleaning log ends and tuck pointing are all parts of learning the "technique." Note the post looks like it's several boards put together.

Good to know! A rope bed how to. (They are actually very comfy, like a hammock.)

A rope bed how to. (They are actually very comfy, like a hammock.for a dog bed? Frame only, not the rope part.

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