|Integrating straw-bale insulation with interior thermal mass materials creates a comfortable human environment and inviting aesthetic possibilities.|
offered New Mexico builder Tony Perry a sculptable surface, which he personalized
with inviting niches and window seats.
| Athena and
Bill Steen's guest house in Canelo, Arizona shows how decorations and
furniture can be as simple and elegant as polished clay.
in through south-facing windows, warming the adobe bancos and stained
concrete floor of the Hughes/Rhoades straw-bale home in Santa Fe, New
windows bring daylight into this living space, saving energy and brightening
the ambiance in the Butterfly House, The Netherlands.
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