Straw bale house near Amstetten / Lower Austria

Written by Herbert Gruber

Two-storey single-family house in straw construction

Key data

Province:Lower AustriaCity:Mauer bei AmstettenCompletion:2005Type of Construction:infill constructionDesign/ArchitecturePlanungs büro SpreitzerCarpenter:Holzbau SchachnerStraw Builder:Planungsbüro SpreitzerPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Photocredit:Erich Spreitzer
U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories: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.