Ancient Rammed Earth Structures (via Earthbag Building Blog)


Ancient Rammed Earth Structures Earthbag building and rammed earth construction are very similar. Both methods utilize earth that has been tamped solid. In the case of earthbag building, polypropylene bags or tubes contain the soil and eliminate the need for expensive forms. Since they are very similar in composition, we can reasonably speculate that earthbag houses will last for a very long time – possibly thousands of years – the same as ancient rammed earth structures. It’s … Read More

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