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    Pictures & articles about cordwood buildings. Lot's more on my Cordwood Construction Facebook page and articles & links at cordwoodconstruction.org

    The rubble trench is a cheap and effective foundation that combines drainage with load distribution. The basic principle of it has been around for thousands of years but American architect Frank Lloyd Wright brought it into the 20th century. More at www.naturalhomes.org/permahome/rubble-trench-foundation.htm

    The rubble trench is a cheap and effective foundation that combines drainage with load distribution. The basic principle of it has been around for thousands of years but American architect Frank Lloyd Wright brought it into the 20th century. More at www.naturalhomes.org/permahome/rubble-trench-foundation.htm

    The rubble trench is a cheap and effective foundation that combines drainage with load distribution. The basic principle of it has been around for thousands of years but American architect Frank Lloyd Wright brought it into the 20th century. More at www.naturalhomes.org/permahome/rubble-trench-foundation.htm

    Tree Stump Walkway I love this idea. It would look so nice in many places on my property. I saw something like this in Germany when I was there. They had it done in the aisle of their carriage house. Very cool!

    DIY Wood Wreath. Without the bow, might be cool for the garage door, if I get the hubby to agree to it.

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    3 Reasons To Build Your Own Attached Greenhouse | Greenhouse Design

    Log Slice Coffee Table with Sassafras White by LiveEdgeWoodcrafts, $1500.00

    While you are dreaming about building your own natural home, take a few design ideas from this Canadian cob house. Maybe it is time to start a design notebook. Find out more at www.naturalhomes.org/charles-cob.htm

    While you are dreaming about building your own natural home, take a few design ideas from this Canadian cob house. Maybe it is time to start a design notebook. Find out more at www.naturalhomes.org/charles-cob.htm

    Richard Flatau built his mortgage-free cordwood home thirty-two years ago in northern Wisconsin.  Since then, as director of Cordwood Construction Resources, LLC, he has written books, conducte...

    This is one of the natural buildings in an ecoVillage in Slovakia simply called "Ekoosadě" (ecoVillage). More at www.naturalhomes.org/timeline/ekoosade.htm

    Beautifully built small homes from ecologically minded Mandala Homes. Built in Bali (but can be shipped world wide) they feature unique features like coconut wood and hand crafted exterior details.

    This is one of the natural buildings in an ecoVillage in Slovakia simply called "Ekoosadě" (ecoVillage). More at www.naturalhomes.org/timeline/ekoosade.htm

    A natural home becomes more beautiful as it blends into its landscape. This is Buddha House, built in Washington, USA now 20 years old and even more beautiful than it was when it was first built. More at www.naturalhomes.org/timeline/buddha-house.htm

    After evaluating multiple approaches, the authors settled on cordwood construction for their school district's planned education and community center. Originally published as

    Use Cordwood Construction to Design and Build Your Own House - Green Homes - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

    The Cordwood Conference Papers 2015 detail the latest buildings and innovations from the cordwood world. It is chock full of new ideas and beautifully built 'best practice' structures. Articles from cordwood authors (and their books), in Sweden, South Korea, Guatemala, Quebec and the USA are filled with inspiring color photos and in-depth documentation. it is certainly a good choice for your bookshelf and it makes a fine gift.http://www.cordwoodconstruction.org/

    Cordwood Construction: Best Practices is the latest book on cordwood construction. It has 259 color photos, 196 pages, diagrams and formulas will take the novice or experienced builder from house plans to cordwood home occupancy. There is more to enjoy about cordwood at www.cordwoodconst...

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    hand carved doors | hand carved wooden tree front door transitional spaces

    This natural home was built by the owners, Scot & Linda, with no previous construction experience. It was designed by architect and natural builder Sigi Koko. More at www.naturalhomes....

    Like most farmsteads all over the world, homes, workshops and barns are made from natural local materials, but not all of them with the distinctive and quirky style of this 1970s cordwood house in Bayfield County, Wisconsin, USA. www.naturalhomes....

    The Cordwood Education Center in Merrill, Wisconsin built for the students in the Merrill School System with volunteer labor and community donations. Read the entire article at www.cordwoodconst...