Old barn in the Waldviertel renovated

Written by Herbert Gruber

The filling with straw bales took place during an ASBN workshop

Key data

Province:Lower AustriaCity:Raffings bei WindigsteigCompletion:2012Type of Construction:infill, renovationDesign/ArchitectureoldClay/Earth plaster:Lehm Austria - workshopStraw Builder:asbn - workshopPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Projects Austria, Renovation Refurbishment,
More about this Straw Bale House

Bauherrin: Claudia Weber. Die Befüllung mit Strohballen erfolgte im Rahmen eines ASBN-Workshops.


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.