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Cordwood homes

Discover Pinterest’s 10 best ideas and inspiration for Cordwood homes. Get inspired and try out new things.
Eco Homes from the Earth: 7 Ways to DIY - WebEcoist

Wouldn’t it be nice to own your own green dream home, made with recycled and natural materials and packed with custom features? Whether you’re an

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How to Prevent Rot in your Cordwood Walls

Cordwood walls won't rot as long as you do some key things. Learn how to prevent rot in your cordwood walls BEFORE you build. Get some crucial design tips for your cordwood building to help your project stand the test of time.

10 cool cordwood designs that showcase the beauty of natural wood

Cordwood construction is an unsung hero in the world of natural building. It's durable, it's cheap, and it's...wait, what is it? For those not yet in the

Cordwood Timber Framed Sauna in Michigan - Cordwood Construction

Cordwood Construction - One of the most outstandingly beautiful cordwood saunas. It has all the best practices for a successful build.

Cordwood Masonry Building For Beginners

Cordwood Masonry is great for DIY builders but requires knowledge and practice to do successfully. Here we'll provide you the valuable resources we used to get our building off the ground and show you some tricks we learned along the way.

Off Grid Cordwood Cabin – Cordwood Construction ™

I was fortunate to have Larry Schuth share his cordwood cabin adventure. He sent beautiful pictures of the cordwood cabin he and his family built for $9,000 in the 1990’s.The basic cabin is …

Becky tuckpointing at Kinstone Sauna

There are some very creative folks doing wonderful work. Here are a few cordwood outbuildings that are both functional, beautiful and built with best practices.Aspen Valley Ranch in Colorado (Ryan …

Cordwood in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan by Greg & Clare.

The Nerdwood.com website introduction reads: “It’s not what you buy, it’s what you build.” This holds true for every part of Greg & Clare’s cordwood journey. Th…

Air drying our clothes by the woodstove is just one way we save power off grid in the winter. What else do we do living with off grid solar?

We built our own cordwood house by hand following best practices. These are our experiences with living in a cordwood house for the first time during the cold months of winter. Learn how cordwood stacks up to traditional construction in cold climates and winter weather.

Alan Adolphson of Hope, Maine built this beauitful cordwood home of aspen He built a post and beam framework and the buried it within the cordwood

Alan Adolphsen built this absolutely beautiful small cordwood home in Hope, Maine in 2004. He describes his building adventure as an owner-builder. One with pluck and a good knowledge of constructi…