Straw bale house Dobersdorf / Burgenland

Written by Herbert Gruber

Interesting straw bale house in timber frame construction (mostly self-built) with straw bale insulation layer on the inside, clay plaster and rear-ventilated timber façade.

Key data

Province:Lower AustriaCity:DobersdorfCompletion:2001Type of Construction:infill constructionBuilding Company/Main Contractor:Eigenleistung, Strobl & Jeindl GmbHPossibility to visit:YesPress photos:No
Owner Builders Contribution:ja
U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Projects Austria,
More about this Straw Bale House

Interessantes Strohballenhaus in Holzständerbauweise (größtenteils Eigenbau) mit innen vorgesetzter Strohballen-Dämmebene, Lehmputzen und hinterlüfteter Holzfassade.

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.