Our Straw Bale Dream Home

A central Washington couple explores sustainable straw bale construction and build a beautiful dream home.

Straw Bale Construction
The Van Cleves and their straw bale building crew. David Van Cleve is at right in the front row; architect Terry Phelan is fourth from left (in straw hat) in the center row; and Margie Van Cleve is second from left in the back row.
Photo courtesy David Van Cleve