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Solar Power in Straw Bale Homes Many of my clients will, as we start the process of designing their straw bale homes, happily say to me, “I want to incorporate solar power into my blueprints.” Alternative sources of power is a very attractive option and I recommend it highly. Unfortunately, it does have its own […]

Straw Bale Construction Maybe you’ve read about the secret of straw bale construction. Or you’ve found a newspaper article about this way of building that is efficient and sustainable, beautiful and strong.  Possibly you’ve gone by one of my  houses as it’s being constructed. And if you’re thinking “Isn’t this too good to be true?”, […]

Cadmon’s Thoughts on Green Building Green building has become a catch phrase, a buzzword, many people are interested in it, many builders use it as a means of capturing an interested audience. I have been building “green” for many years and have my own take on the word. Let me first say what I think […]