Hemp products from Romania.
I came across this really useful website on alternative energy. It looks like it's been gathering dust and it's design is somewhat outdated but it's information seems timeless. Whether you want to go about doing it yourself or to use commercial solutions - their website is a great resource of information - check out Other [...]
If you happen to be visiting this blog these days you may find it to be a but ... confusing? unclear? There are two things we can offer you to introduce some clarity. The first is that you read our About page - that may give you a picture about where we want to go [...]
My recent hemp-harvesting information tour through the internet brough me to BioRegional. I don't yet have a clear picture of what they do or who they do it for, but as I was going through their website I came across one of their projects nicely described in this video: I loved the separate garbage bins [...]
Inspiration I am currently living with an inspiring notion that we will (1) be able to grow the hemp needed to build our future home and (2) that we will have enough land to grow a houses-worth of hemp every year so that someone else will be able to do the same. Introduction Though I [...]
Andreea came across Advantages a local manufacturer of hemp products. There isn't too much information about them online - but we will be contacting them to see if they know something about building with hemp.
I found this inspiring post on do-it-yourself windows - I found it inspiring because it shows how far you can get on your own with only basic carpentry skills. The price from a professional craftsman was $5500 but in the end they were built in 4 days using $540 worth of materials! Though I am [...]
Framing (as I have recently learned) is a term that describes the wooden infrastructure of a house. I've started searching around - and this is the first simple and useful post I found on framing - at least for someone like me who knows nothing about it. It's not much - but a simple illustration, [...]
Years ago my Yoga teachers introduced me to Ghee - which is purified butter. It is supposedly healthier then butter, in my opion it is also tastier but more to the Bhudeva-point it lasts longer (much longer) without spoiling. During theh first few weeks here we went with what was familiar to us and got [...]
How to go about planning a house? We have so many ideas and questions - small and big details that pass through our attention. How can we collect them? How can we arrange them to give them direction? How can we share them with other people that will help us transform thoughts and words into [...]