Eco building alternatives in Ireland

What do the more esoteric eco building methods look like in Ireland today? We take a look at everything from cob to shipping containers.

In this article we cover:

  • DIY earth building, from cob to rammed earth: what they are and how to build with them
  • Shipping containers: pros and cons, and how to build wit them
  • Bamboo and other new materials: what they are and how viable they are in Ireland


Written by Victoria Hunter

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