Cordwood structures can be found around the world, with the oldest standing ones in Greece dating back nearly a thousand years. General Homesteading Forums > Homesteading Questions Matt of Feral Farm shows a tiny house made of cordwood. Cordwood building courses from around the World. Want to live more in tune with the planet and reduce your carbon footprint? A cordwood house can help make your dream become a reality. Want to live more in tune with the planet and reduce your carbon footprint? My wall is a sandwich of cordwood, clay/sawdust slip, and earthen plaster.
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I'm finally constructing the exterior cordwood wall. Cordwood construction utilizes short, round pieces of wood, similar to what would normally be considered firewood. Cordwood building can have low embodied energy provided the wood used is local, or better yet, used from on site. Hubby and I have been looking into ways we would be able to build our home, and we are very interested in cordwood building. Welcome to the Small Home Cabin Design/Build Forum! • Feel free to ask answer questions about building smaller homes, cottages, and cabins. Welcome to the Small Home Cabin Design/Build Forum!
Author: Topic: cordwood construction (Read 1946 times) 0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. Cordwood construction (also known as stackwall) is the process of building using firewood-type logs, either split or whole. Free Online Library: Using "Best Practices" with cordwood construction prevents problems. Books and DVD about cordwood masonry construction for do-it-yourself builders.
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I'm loving living in a cob/wood house with an earthen floor, earthen bathtub, rocket stove with cob bench and a cold room. Learn how to build a cordwood home with author/builder Richard Flatau. Cordwood masonry is an ancient building technique whereby walls are constructed from "log ends" laid transversely in the wall. Author: Topic: Cordwood Buildings (Read 847 times) 0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.