Passive single-family house with thatched roof

Written by Herbert Gruber

Solid house with thermal insulation facade and straw bale roof

Key data

Province:Lower AustriaCity:MoosbrunnCompletion:2011Type of Construction:straw bale roof/ceilingDesign/ArchitectureBaumeister Ing. Jürgen Höller GmbHBuilding Company/Main Contractor:Baumeister Ing. Jürgen Höller GmbHStraw Builder:Baumeister Ing. Jürgen Höller GmbHPossibility to visit:YesPress photos:No
Heating demand:12,8U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KHeating/Ventilation System:KomfortlüftungCategories:Projects Austria,
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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.