If you’ve been drooling over earthen house pictures for any length of time then you’re probably torn. Which building method should you actually use?
- Cob is so beautiful. So sensual. The smooth curvaceous walls just make you want to rub your hands all over them.
- Straw bales are so sensible. They’re relatively fast to build and incredibly warm.
I used to change my mind daily from cob to strawbale and back again. After building henry the cob studio, I was madly in love and I didn’t want to miss out on that in our main house. But strawbales appealed to my logical man mind…” – Tom