Passive house in Ollersbach / Lower Austria

Herbert Gruber
Written by Herbert Gruber

Passive house in timber frame construction with straw bale insulation, solid wood ceiling and flat roof

Key data

Province:Lower AustriaCity:OllersbachCompletion:2008Type of Construction:infill constructionDesign/ArchitectureBauatelier Schmelzer & SalomonCarpenter:Kreativer Holzbau GmbHStraw Builder:Kreativer Holzbau GmbHBuilding Costs:250.000,- €/m2Possibility to visit:YesPress photos:No
Photocredit:Kreativer HolzbauOwner Builders Contribution:Innenausbau, Elektrik, Garten, HolzverkleidungCustomer satisfaction:sehr hoch
Residential acreage:123m2U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Infill Construction, Passive House, Projects Austria,
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About the author

Herbert Gruber

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.