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Natural building 2

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Examples of housing using natural materials including stabilized earth block bricks, thatching, and Earth bag homes. Examples come from India, New Zealand, and Costa Rica

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Natural building 2

  1. 1. STABILIZED EARTH BLOCK CONSTRUCTION
  2. 2. 12-15% CONCRETE TO SCREEENED EARTHEN MIX
  3. 3. Cinva -Inter American Housing and Planning Center of Bogota, Columbia Cinva Ram Ram- Paul Ramirez, Chilean Engineer
  4. 4. Essential for the right moisture Content- cling together but not leave moisture on the hand
  5. 5. Stronger when cured slowly- shade dried and you water them three times a day
  6. 6. Thatching is the craft of covering a roof with dry vegetation such as straw , water reed , sedge , rushes and heather , layering the vegetation so as to shed water away from the inner roof
  7. 11. Keet Roofing- Tamil Nadu, India
  8. 19. Casuarina and Coconut Fiber Rope
  9. 20. Natural Fencing- Casuarina and Bamboo Panels
  10. 21. Earth Bag Construction

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