Building an Affordable Home From Earthen Materials

A guide to building an affordable home from earthen materials, including the pros and cons of adobe, cob, rammed-earth and soil-filled tire techniques.

Used tires packed with earth can be laid like giant bricks to form walls, which are then plastered.
Used tires packed with earth can be laid like giant bricks to form walls, which are then plastered.
DAN CHIRAS