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July 22, 2014
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Building expert talks about straw build houses


This is a new and exciting field that many are learning in construction. “There’s a great deal of passion being generated in America and Australia with this material,” Belasco said.
As far as costs are concerned, straw bale houses can cost as much as conventional houses. “When people build these houses, it’s a community event,” he said. “Get a lot of beer and pizza together, call in your friends and neighbors and build community. It also saves money.”