Straw Bale House in Morin Heights Qc.
Why Straw Bale?
There are a few points that attracted us to using straw as an insulator.
Straw Bale Links:
Archibio: Montreal organization for ecological construction.
Ontario Straw Bale Building Coalition: Provides information, support efforts and fosters a community surrounding straw bale building.
Camel’s Back Construction: Chris Magwood, Peter Mack and Tina Therrien site about straw Bale construction.
A House of Straw: Website related to the Book “House of Straw” by Carolyn Roberts. The site features a load-bearing straw bale house.
Building with Awareness: Learn how to build green homes with straw bale and natural materials. DVD and Book. Topics include straw bale home design, straw bale building, and the use of solar energy
The Last Straw: The international quarterly journal of straw bale and natural Building.
Planet Friendly: more links and resources for building with Strawbale.
The Straw House Blog: Detailed site about an off-grid straw bale house.
The Last Straw Cottage: Beautiful straw bale house in New Zealand that is also available for rent.