Recycled hardwood timber fence, I dreamed of this for a long time. Rusty corrugated iron. Timber joist and bearers salvaged from 1970's house demolition. De roofed house myself, Planed, sanded & oiled All DIY by Myself .Blocks out the neigbour's and keeps my kids safe. Robina, GOLD COAST, QLD
A Radial Pergola is a slightly unusual and interesting structure that fits usefully into the corner of a garden. Rafters radiate over 90 degrees and there's plenty of headroom under the quarter circle and the smooth planed timber makes the structure's appearance very appealing. A superb place to relax during the summer heat. Dimensions: H 249cm, W 275cm, D 275cm.
Australian hardwood timber sleepers have been planed and sanded back to reveal the timber grain underneath. Coated with a marine grade exterior timber varnish. Box and numbers mounted with galvanised fixings. EcoBuilt Landscaping Brisbane
Cob home (900 square ft) in Austin Texas. Built and owned by Gary Zuker. The total cost (in 2000) including appliances, septic and well was about $40,000. Costs for structure: 250 bales of straw ($375), 6 cubic yards of blue clay ($25), 60 tons of limestone boulders ($120), and 50 planed pine timbers ($2000). motherearthliving.com