Modern Earthen Floors

Earthen floors are ancient. They were the predominant floor from the time people first built homes until the mid 1300s, and are still found today in many parts of the world. Because these early floors were simply tamped earth without sealers, they were dusty and cracks were common. As a result, they were often covered … Read More.

Earthen Hand

The Local Application of Traditional Building Techniques
According to Scott Howard, founder of Earthen Hand Natural Building, the materials and methods in natural building construction are highly sustainable because they are readily available and easy to use.
Structures built of earthen materials are more likely to last for many centuries in contrast to a few decades for … Read More.