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stabilised rammed earth: a bit like concrete but more rustic. They involve the compaction of successive layers of dirt into a formwork. It's a very beautiful material, perfect for rural projects.
rammed earth - polished concrete, floor boards
Rammed earth and timber floor contrast
wall is made from stabilised rammed earth, basically dirt with a bit of
Use of rammed earth for internal walls
stabilised rammed earth, hydronic heating radiator
These rammed earth walls are beautiful!! read the side note
of the rammed-earth wall with a clear sealant for waterproofing. Inside, the architects left it untreated to maintain texture and color.
the construction zone, ltd.
mass of rammed earth forms the south and west walls of The Perch, paying quiet reverence to the colorful strata of the sandstone cliffs beyond. Architect: Andy Byrnes, AIA Contractor: the construction zone, ltd. Photo Credit: Bill Timmerman
uncapped rammed earth columns and walls now quickly eroding. Do you have know any contacts for Australia who could do this for me? I am on the gold coast.
but the rammed earth roots the house in its place, echoing the bluff beyond.
Materials. Rammed earth and steel. This steel has a great patina and striation running opposite to that of rammed earth
Rammed earth wall mimics rock formation behind
Rammed earth wall in contrast to the natural surroundings.
Rammed earth is one of the oldest construction methods; it fell out of use with modernization but is finding new life as buildings strive to be more sustainable. Of course, the desert
2006, the rammed earth cost around AU$300/sqm. I'm sure it's more now. It's a fair bit more expensive than brick, but it is 300mm thick, which is about the same as a triple brick wall. Now that I think about it, I imagine there's not much difference at all. Mdglaser: Thanks for your compliment. The floors
floor and bench all in one with storage underneath http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/15761749/list/Houzz-Tour--Rammed-Earth-and-Vineyard-Views-Stun-Down-Under
nearest the rammed earth wall. I want to do the same in a new build, and am coming across all sorts of constraints.
I have corrosion of my external rammed earth walls and some internal. Can u recommend a good sealer? How are your external walls holding up? Were they capped?
for the rammed earth was mostly about trying to match the colour. Good luck with your search!
Thanks Warwick. The house looks beautiful. My rammed earth walls were built three years ago now but the corrosion is quite bad as they weren't capped. So I am trying to find a good solution for capping. The
The wall extends to meet a swimming pool behind the home. The dirt was sourced mostly from a local quarry for its yellow-orange color. The rammed-earth wall was built in stages, about 1½ feet at a time. Formwork shutters were bolted onto a larger frame and filled with a mixture
Central Living Room
timber, earth and dark clouds on a stormy day.” says Melinda. Photo: Jennie Hunt © 2012 Houzz
called rammed earth. Rammed earth buildings are common in dry regions where wood is scarce. They're constructed from a mixture of earth, with proportions of sand, gravel and clay, often with a stabiliser (cement).
timber, earth and dark clouds on a stormy day,” Woodyard says.
2. An eco-friendly retreat in the bushland. Traveling to the other side of the island, this lovely home is in the bushland, on the northern outskirts of Perth. The construction is rammed earth and was designed for maximum energy efficiency
stabilised rammed earth sourced from local quarries. At the very left edge of the photo is the start of a timber wall which runs alongside the lap pool. It's made from Jarrah, a red-hued Australian hardwood. Flannel Flower: Thank you for your compliments. All the best with the design of your house. It's
'stabilised rammed earth' you have used - lovely. Beautifully photographed too. Congratulations again.
Mihaly and Slocombe constructed the home on a concrete slab foundation. A rammed-earth wall forms the spine of the home. Although this part of Australia can get extremely hot, they used insulation, house orientation, thermal mass and cross ventilation to keep the inside temperature
foundation. A rammed-earth wall forms the spine of the home. Although this part of Australia can get extremely hot, they used insulation, house orientation, thermal mass and cross ventilation to keep the inside temperature moderate. A large solar panel system outside helps generate enough energy to power the
Nick Noyes Architecture
Also like rammed earth, though probably not feasible in our area.
How beautiful these rammed earth walls are.
rammed earth walls bring ihe outside in, how warm and comforting!
rammed earth window seat
rammed earth and timber
rammed earth fireplace couch
Rammed Earth...earth walls...Earth wall...rammed earth...at is rammed earth.
My Houzz: Artist home and studio overlooking Kangaroo Island
Rammed earth walls, Lysaght mini orb celings, simple curtains.
rammed earth walls, corragated ceiling, exposed beams
materials - rammed earth walls very beautiful and cozy.
Rammed earth walls. Painting by Pelz
The bedroom also has a corrugated Lysaght Mini Orb ceiling light, exposed beams, rammed-earth walls and some beautifully textured second-hand furniture finds. An old wooden printer's drawer is used to display a collection, and two small landscape paintings
beams, rammed-earth walls and some beautifully textured second-hand furniture finds. An old wooden printer's drawer is used to display a collection, and two small landscape paintings by artist Morgan Allender. The painting above the sofa is by Pelz. She says, "The bedroom has a very calm, serene feeling