August 30 - September 2, 2019
in Fawn Grove, PA
What you learn□ how to install durable strawbale walls & the 1st coating of clay plaster
□ when strawbale walls benefit you most
□ properly detailing for wet climates
□ understanding performance & code-compliance
□ calculating quantities
□ passive solar design overview
This course is for you if...you want a deep understanding of how to build a super-insulated strawbale home, especially if you live in a wet climate.
What we'll be buildingWe'll be building the insulating walls of a greenhouse structure. You'll also see (& we'll discuss) a heat storage wall, built with rammed earth, cob, and adobe.