Strawbale Construction

Charlie McGarity, Natural Builders

Sunday, September 25, 2005
3:00 PM

This presentation will focus on construction techniques for residential strawbale building, including load-bearing, post-and-beam, and garden walls. The session will include hands-on experience with strawbales.

Charlie McGarity of Natural Builders, LLC in Taos designs and builds off-grid strawbale homes with rain catchment, greywater recycling, natural plasters and a full harvest of New Mexico sunshine to supply the heating and electricity.

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