Rammed earth house / Guides

Alternative wall coverings to drywall
Walls and Roofs

The best alternatives to drywall for finishing interior walls

...Rammed earth wall panels Another natural interior wall option that brings a lot of thermal mass with it is rammed earth panels. This one you will pay a premium for, but they are a very sustainable and beautiful interior finish. Rammed earth is a building technique using earth mixed with binders to create solid wall p...

Gabion walls can be used for building homes
Concrete and masonry

Gabion Walls - what is a gabion cage & how to build with them?

...House The ZEB Pilot house in Norway is a good example incorporating gabion stone cages in home design where they are used to build both interior and exterior walls. This single-family, demonstration house is the result of a collaboration between the architectural and design firm Snohetta and Scandinavia's largest r...