“We are currently running an indiegogo campaign to raise funds for our next house which will be an earthbag house using earthship principles, hydronics, solar hot water and biogas, among other things.
Michael Reynolds of Earthship Biotecture has lots of great ideas. Even though he uses tires (which take more time and effort) instead of earthbags, his books and videos are highly recommended. This particular video has excellent 3D modeling showing how the structure is built. Note the insulation around the perimeter of the home to create … Read more
Aardskip Earthbag Earthship on 30 January, 2012. Earthship development in South Africa. Main goal is to create an information centre of eco- and autarkical houses also for the less fortunate. Source: http://aardskip.blogspot.com/ Project Aardskip At least two other earthbag earthships are under construction: Earthbag Earthship Costa Rica Earthbag Earthship in Belgium Half Moon Earthbag Earthship … Read more
Earthbag Earthship “is about building a new way of living based on taking back control, sharing and helping each other making it become reality for all involved.” They’re using expanded clay granules made by Argex for insulation. Lower courses are filled with Argex granules, and the gradules are between double walls of alternating burlap sandbags. … Read more