Tag Archive for 'James Watts'

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 […]