Straw bale / Discussions

Can I use straw bale sips on the exterior of a shipping container home?

...Straw bale SIPs on the outside of a shipping container home, but I’m not sure it is your best use of your money or resources. The thing is – SIPS stands for Str...

Posted by Chelsea Teresak Nov. 28, 2020, 9:49 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses

Are straw bale SIPS being made and sold in Canada? Are they accepted?

...Straw bale SIPs, and there was one Ontario company producing Straw bale SIPs has since stopped. We aren’t sure if anyone else has started producing them unfortu...

Posted by Martin Stone May 29, 2021, 8:26 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 2 Responses

What are your thoughts on using large flax straw bales (4x4) to build in Saskatchewan?

...strawbale homes were the prefabricated straw bale walls , also known as straw bale SIPS. There was a Canadian supplier we knew of that has gone belly up we have...

Posted by Al Birchard Nov. 11, 2019, 12:56 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 3 Responses