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"Welcome to the site....glad someone joined close to me.  Designed and built a strawbale house in Dawsonville, GA 2 years ago. If your going to build one feel free to contact me, willing to shed some light on the process here in Georgia.…"
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Toxic Strawbales

Has anybody heard of toxicity problems with straw bales due to chemicals applied to the plants such as Roundup?see http://www.thehealthyhomeeconomist.com/real-reason-for-toxic-wheat-its-not-gluten/See More
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Building a strawbale roundhouse in the Uk

We are building a large (12 metres diameter) load bearing strawbale house with a reciprocal roof on a permaculture centre in Shropshire; It is in its main and most crucial stages right now. At the moment there is only the first coat of lime render on the outside wallsTo find out more about the karuna permaculture project and The straw bale building at this site, use the links below to see some of the plans…See More
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Field grass bales

I have 40 acres of local grass.  Do you think I could cut and bale the grass for building?See More
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Toxic Strawbales

Started by Marshall Hall Nov 15. 0 Replies

Has anybody heard of toxicity problems with straw bales due to chemicals applied to the plants such as Roundup?see…Continue

Building a strawbale roundhouse in the Uk

Started by Janta wheelhouse Oct 21. 0 Replies

We are building a large (12 metres diameter) load bearing strawbale house with a reciprocal roof on a permaculture centre in Shropshire; It is in its main and most crucial stages right now. At the…Continue

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Field grass bales

Started by Marshall Hall Oct 19. 0 Replies

I have 40 acres of local grass.  Do you think I could cut and bale the grass for building?Continue

Helping others around us who are building there dreams.

Started by Johnny Dillenger. Last reply by John Samarin Oct 15. 1 Reply

  I would like to find a network of people who are planning to make their strawbale homes a reality and I would like to be a part of that excitement. I am currently in the Wichita area and want to…Continue

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Western Arizona Workshop 2015

Posted by Jim Federico on May 11, 2014 at 6:17pm 3 Comments

... Were hosting a strawbale workshop in Arizona on the dates of April 27 -May 3rd, 2015 

Will have plenty of room on our 80 acre rancho "Rancho Federico"  with wide open spaces ! Our design goal will be an old hacienda rancho right out of a western movie set in our little ghost town of Santo Borracho !

We've hired a chef from the Reagan presidential library ! Who…

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Thinking about buying a straw bale house with mold on the inside walls.

Posted by Pamela Love on February 28, 2014 at 9:31am 4 Comments

Dear Straw Bale Experts,



I have been trying to buy a straw bale house in my area (Reno, Nevada) for a couple of years now. I tried everything under the sun to procure a loan, but to no avail.

Meanwhile it's been sitting in the desert vacant, and neglected for a couple of year (at least) now. At some point this winter a pipe froze and the house got flooded. Well, I finally have found some money, and wanted to revisit the possibility of buying this property.

What I found… Continue

Stage three 2014

Posted by Eddy Winko on February 13, 2014 at 5:00am 1 Comment

Stage three starting April \ May 2014

In the process of building a straw bale house in Poland, taking a break over the winter as the weather is against us. Blogging about it all, and other things on my mind, at www.winkos.wordpress.com

Happy to help anyone who has questions, or accept advice on what we are doing wrong :)

Building will start again in the spring (April), so if anyone wants to come along they are more than…

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Southern California

Posted by Martha Maxwell on February 4, 2014 at 12:27pm 2 Comments

Anyone in the Southern California area?  I've been looking for a home or two to take a person peek at the finished straw bale home.

Any help would be appreciated.

Martha

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