If you think straw bale homes mean rodents, rotting straw, fire or other similar disasters, please insulate with something that you are comfortable with. That said, if you *are* interested in straw bale, let’s consider the pros and cons, we think the pros far outweigh any cons. We even discuss the big bad wolf!
We have spent about 2 years on our farm now and have gotten to the point where we are ready to build a house. It took about that long to get a feel for the best siting and to get various other prerequisite projects completed, such as a barn to store the straw bales. This […]
Straw bale building is a technique used in natural building that uses, well, straw bales!