Absolutely i would. In fact i plan to... if you count bamboo...

Heath - June 16 2011, 8:59 PM

Absolutely i would.

In fact i plan to...

if you count bamboo as 'wood'.

Even better, though, is Bernadette's suggestion of traditional round earth houses.

Par example:
"No building system is earthquake-proof under every seismic condition, but a cob mansion in Nelson, New Zealand has survived, without a crack, two major earthquakes which destroyed the town around it. In South Yemen, in a fault zone, there are Medieval earthen houses 13 stories high. Since a cob building is one monolithic unit reinforced by straw, it has no weak straight-line mortar joints, making it stronger than brick or block."
- networkearth.org/naturalbuilding/cob.html

Aucun syst

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