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RTA Studio's Carbon-Neutral C3 House is New Zealand's First Win at World Architecture Festival

New Zealand’s RTA Studio was honored this weekend at the World Architecture Festival with an award for their sustainable and energy efficient C3 House in Wanaka, New Zealand.

Earth Awesome texture from the rammed earth technique. Built by Terra Firma Rammed Earth Builders. - We love this rammed earth construction by Terra Firma Rammed Earth Builders Natural Building, Green Building, Building A House, Building Ideas, Rammed Earth Homes, Rammed Earth Wall, Earthship, Super Adobe, Eco Buildings

rammed earth construction

right now we’re in the process of hiring a surveyor for soils tests and all things considered rammed-earth construction and super adobe. SOURCING, ANALYZING, and TESTING of the SUBSOIL will d…

Thermal Mass, Careful Siting and Shading And Natural Ventilation Keep This Building Busy : TreeHugger Green Architecture, Sustainable Architecture, Sustainable Design, Residential Architecture, Contemporary Architecture, Natural Architecture, Pavilion Architecture, Vernacular Architecture, Beautiful Architecture

Architecture

Architect and educator Larry Speck writes "Increasingly, I’m more interested in what architecture does than just what it is." He's not alone; there are many who are trying to build houses that by their very design, do something to keep themselves comfortable. It is the opposite of a passive house (not in the passivhaus sense) just sitting there waiting for the thermostat to click on. It's designed to be a system of controlling solar gain, retaining heat, channeling wind.

Solterra in the spectacular high country of Victoria Australia. Rammed earth and ironbark Rammed Earth Homes, Rammed Earth Wall, Earthy Home, Earthship Home, Eco Buildings, Casas Containers, Rural House, Earth Design, Property Design

Striking rammed earth dwelling in the countryside

Sun and earth are the essence of this remarkable home called 'Solterra', which enjoys a privileged position in the spectacular high country of Victoria, Australia. Rammed earth and ironbark create a striking form, and huge

Rammed Earth Saskatchewan Canada: Rammed Earth Shed 2014 Concrete Formwork, Concrete Retaining Walls, Concrete Forms, Concrete Wall, Natural Building, Green Building, Building A House, Rammed Earth Homes, Rammed Earth Wall

Rammed Earth Shed 2014

We require a Sheep/Alpaca shelter for the winter, Soooooo Let's build one with Rammed Earth Walls :) Over top of this we will make a Hip Roof with an inside height of 6' Nailing down the anchor plates coming along nicely Ok, lets make this happen! Dampening the earth, no color in this just to see how it looks. First shovel Adding a little lime for decoration Just about done First one Done! This was my first time running the tamper (Kristin) as seen near the bottom, good thing sheep…

Alternative building For a long time now the options for building have been pretty straight forward - brick, concrete, iron and steel girders, timber and plasterboard stud walls. As time has passed we. Rammed Earth Homes, Rammed Earth Wall, Natural Building, Green Building, Steel Girder, Earth Bag Homes, Earthship Home, Eco Buildings, Concrete Projects

Alternative building

For a long time now the options for building have been pretty straight forward - brick, concrete, iron and steel girders, timber and plasterboard stud walls. As time has passed we have witnessed some truly incredible and intelligent uses of the same age old materials. The ones that have most impressed me can be found below. 1. Earth bag construction Earth bags are plastic or canvas sacks that are filled with a mixture of dirt and cement before being stacked to form walls. The bags are held…

 Good Tips On How To Take Advantage Of Solar Energy. Solar power has been around for a while and the popularity of this energy source increases with each year. Solar energy is great for commercial and residen Rammed Earth Homes, Rammed Earth Wall, Super Adobe, Advantages Of Solar Energy, Tadelakt, Natural Building, Green Building, Building Facade, Earthship

What Are Rammed Earth Walls?

A rammed earth wall is made from compressing earth using high pressure, and we've put together a list of examples that show off the end result.