Houses of straw - the rediscovery of strawbale building

The Film"HOUSES OF STRAW" in full length (43 minutes) is available at (in PAL format)
DIRECT LINK:,33,0,0,1,0

For USA and other NTSC-countries: DVD available at

Description of the DVD:
Strawbales are a new, interesting building material: it is a sustainable, ocologically sound resource, available in abundance. Strawbale walls achieve highest insulation values and offer a healthy, beautiful living environment.
This film is a trailer for a DVD called "Houses of straw", shot in Germany. It shows the recent developments, many examples show the different possibilities of building with straw. In interviews with owner-builders, architects and experts we hear a lot of importants aspects. And: an exciting fire test shows: strawbale walls don´t burn!
Be the first to comment