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Les Piques Farm builds home extension with straw bale walls

July 12th, 2011 by Richard Lord

James and Claire Watts of Les Piques Farm decided on a straw bale extension to their home in St. Saviour after seeing the construction of a straw bale house on the Grand Design television programme. Building with straw bales has many advantages. The building materials are produced locally and can be made to order. Straw […]

Guernsey course offered in July on straw-bale construction

May 17th, 2011 by Events

Amazonails, the most experienced straw-bale builders in the UK, are running a course on straw-bale construction in Guernsey from 4 to 8 July 2011. The training course will cover the raising of the straw-bale walls of an extension to the Watts’ home. There are 12 places available on the five day course. If you would […]