Modular straw construction: detached house in Hoheneich

Modular straw construction: detached house in Hoheneich
Written by Herbert Gruber

The timber frame construction was insulated with straw bales, the outbuilding was made of Ytong.


Ort:Hoheneich Fertigstellung:2010 Bauweise:infill construction Entwurf & Planung:Kreativer Holzbau GmbH Zimmerer:Kreativer Holzbau GmbH Besichtigung:Ja Pressebilder:Nein
U-Wert (Wand):W/m2K U-Wert (Dach):W/m2K Kategorien: Projects Austria,

Die Holzriegelkonstruktion wurde mit Strohballen gedämmt, das Nebengebäude aus Ytong gefertigt.

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.