Free Form Owner Building

Bored with Brick Veneer?

What if you wanted to build using natural materials in whatever shape you wanted?

Well these people are hand building with ‘Cob’  which is a mixture of; Soil, straw, water, and sometimes lime.

If you would like to find out more, this photo is from This Cob House, an American web site that provides advice and instruction in this material.

Other sources of advice are:

The Owner Builder Magazine – An Australian magazine available from your newsagent

The Tiny House Blog – An American Site which provides ideas on small house design, Useful as it might take you a long time to build a big house.


For more Unusual House Photos, Wins, and Fails, have a look at: What the………………….?

1 Comment

  1. janette

    Saved as a favorite, I really like yoir blog!

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