How to build an Eco-Friendly House out of Bamboo. Video tour of the build process of a Bamboo Hut at Phuket Top Team in Thailand. According to Johnny FD, the cost was less than $1,000 (rough estimate).
Comment on YouTube: The roof shingles (thatching) is a brackish water palm called Nippa (Latin) and Jak (Thai). (I guess that’s why they’re called Nipa huts in the Philippines.)
Want to see how to quickly split bamboo into strips for flooring by hand? Skip ahead to 7:10.