Pembroke Passive Solar Straw Bale Home

This post and beam duplex straw bale passive solar home is located in the city of Pembroke, Ontario. It features a highly insulated concrete pad, hand-hewn posts and beams, radiant floor heating, and passive solar design.  This building is still under construction, and the interior details are being completed.

 

Exterior of home with exterior lime plaster. Exterior of home with homeowner created wall mural. South side of home allows for passive solar gain. Two coats of beautifully dried clay plaster on curved wall.