Winter Garden Wrapping in Strebersdorf/Vienna

Written by Herbert Gruber

The conservatory of a pre-war brick building was insulated with straw bales (wrapping) and plastered with lime.

Key data

Province:ViennaCity:Strebersdorf, WienCompletion:2018Type of Construction:double post & CUT constructionDesign/ArchitectureStrohNatur, Viktor GachCarpenter:Holzbau Erlinger, Viktor GachClay/Earth plaster:asbn, Viktor GachStraw Builder:asbn - austrian strawbale networkPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Residential acreage:15+180m2U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Projects Austria, Straw Bale Wrapping,
More about this Straw Bale House

Der Wintergarten eines Ziegelbaus aus der Vorkriegszeit wurde mit Strohballen isoliert (Wrapping) und mit Kalk verputzt.

Trainer: Viktor Gach (CUT-Konstruktion, Strohballenbau), Karin Julia Haas (Kalkputz)

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.