Month: March 2013

Permaculture Workshop

After finishing installing the straw bales last Friday, it seemed like perfect timing to take a few days away from the build site this week for the permaculture workshop. It not only gave us a chance to finally get all of the straw out…

Strawbale Day 1

An earthen floor

On Thursday we made a significant step in the process of building our home. Over the course of 8 hours we laid 4 inches of mud into the footprint of our building to serve as our floor. It was our first “material” departure from…