Introduction A few weeks ago when I began exploring the world of framing it (and I) was dominated by a fairly straightforward technique of wood-framing - using standard 2x4 lumber with nails and metal connectors to construct a home frame. But then I came across a blog where someone spoke of another building method - [...]
Hemp is currently our preferred method of construction so naturally we are looking around to see where we can find it. Eventually we also hope to grow it for personal uses for food, oil, fibers and to provide building materials for other Romanians who may wish to build with Hemp. Here is what we know: [...]
In a way this post continues my previous post on Passivhaus. I've had these resources open in my browser for some time and didn't quite not in what context I should place them here on Bhudeva. Passivhaus gave me to the context that was looking for me. Rural Homes is a project run out of [...]
Introduction Passivhaus is one of the terms out there in eco-green-sustaintable building land. It may look like its spelled wrong but that's because its originally from Germany. It represents a very strict and high standard of energy efficiency in a building. It isn't (yet) an official requirement or standard but it is gathering momentum as [...]
So pleasing to see a pleasant person who loves and believes in what he does. An interview with Ian Pritchett, Managing Director of Lime Technology:
Informative video which did a great job of putting images to words:
We are spending a lot of time looking at potential energy solutions - solar, wind, hydro, geothermal ... anything and everything. There's a lot of knowledge to be acquired and there are a lot of companies looking to sell their products and solutions. The one thing they all have going for them is a promise [...]
Hemp food-product manufacturer in Romania.