Load-bearing straw bale construction in Fehring

Written by Herbert Gruber

Load-bearing straw bale construction in Fehring, Styria.

Key data

Province:StyriaCity:FehringCompletion:2010Type of Construction:load bearing straw baleDesign/ArchitectureStroh & LehmCarpenter:Stroh & LehmClay/Earth plaster:Stroh & LehmStraw Builder:Stroh & LehmPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Photocredit:Stroh & Lehm
U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Load Bearing Big Bale, Projects Austria,
More about this Straw Bale House

Lasttragender Strohballenbau im steirischen Fehring.

About the author

Herbert Gruber

Herbert is author of the book "Neues Bauen mit Stroh in Europa" (New Building with Straw in Europe), head of the austrian strawbale network ASBN and partner in the Leonardo-project "STEP" (Strawbale Training for European Professionals) and the Erasmus project "BuildStraw Pro" (a project to get formal national recognition of the training) and "Make your City Smart". As a collector he documents European straw bale buildings since 1999 on his website (database, german), in lectures, workshops and books.