Design of Straw Bale Buildings

Design of Straw Bale Buildings; The State of the Art

Bruce King et al, Green Building Press, 2006 ISBN 0-9764911-1-7

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This definitive resource on everything you need to know about building with straw bales is no longer in print, but we are making it available here for download in PDF format.

Based on the collaborative efforts of the extraordinary team that conducted the straw bale research project, this book remains the best source of technical information on building with bales.

$20 for the entire book, sections available below.

Chapter 1 - Straw and Bales - FREE

Chapter 2 - The Straw Bale Family Tree - FREE

Chapter 3 - Plaster and Reinforcing - $5.00  FREE Excerpt

Chapter 4 - Structure - $6.00  FREE Excerpt

Chapter 5 - Moisture - $6.00  FREE Excerpt

Chapter 6 - Fire - $6.00  FREE Excerpt

Chapter 7 - Insulation - $5.00  FREE Excerpt

Chapter 8 - Accoustics - $5.00  FREE Excerpt

Chapter 9 - Insects and Other Uninvited Guests - $5.00  FREE Excerpt

Chapter 10 - Details and Design - $5.00  FREE Excerpt 

Chapter 11 - Codes and Standards - FREE

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Design of Straw Bale Buildings Free Excerpts

Chapter 1 - Straw and Bales (complete)

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Chapter 2 - The Straw Bale Family Tree (complete)

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Chapter 3 - Plaster (Excerpt)

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Chapter 4 - Structure (Excerpt)

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Chapter 5 Excerpt - Includes cover, introduction and table of contents

Chapter 6 Excerpt - Includes cover, introduction and table of contents

Chapter 7 Excerpt - Includes cover, introduction and table of contents

Chapter 8 Excerpt - Includes cover, introduction and table of contents

Chapter 9 Excerpt - Includes cover, introduction and table of contents

Chapter 10 Excerpt - Includes cover, introduction and table of contents

Chapber 11 Complete - Includes cover, introduction and table of contents

Design of Straw Bale Buildings available for purchase

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