We are making excellent progress on the bond beam. Despite the constant rain today Chris and I placed all the log for a entire U. We are now into the fourth of five total. With the cancellaton of ski lessons tomorrow (wow, the rain sure does a number on the trails!) we hope to have … Read More →
Over the last several days, Chris and I have been working on the bond beam. The bond beam needs to be continuous (without joins) along the top of the tire walls. All the weight of the roof will be resting on the bond beam.
Traditionally, earthship bond beams are constructed by making an 8” high wall … Read More →
Given the warm weather we have had lately (all our snow is gone and it has consistently been above 0 degrees celcius), we are planning the next stage of our building project. If the weather stays warm we hope to start building again too!
The main tire wall was finished last fall. The next step … Read More →