Cordwood Construction: Best Practices Book & DVD

Cordwood Construction Best Practices is a new, visually stunning book & a separate DVD about cordwood construction, a home building method using planet-friendly resources and time-honored techniques. 259 color photos, 196 pages chock full of diagrams, photos & tips.  This book & DVD will successfully guide the owner/builder from house plans to home occupancy. Online Cordwood Bookstore  (many books & plans)


House Plans click here


 Cordwood  DVD click here


It's like taking a workshop in your own home!  This DVD shows how to build a cordwood home correctly. Play it "all at once" or choose one of the 30 menu items. like: Wood selection, R-values, Mortar mixes, Snowball Test, Building a wall, Tuck pointing, Exploding logs, Best Practices, Electrical, Plumbing, Foundations, Framing, Special effects and more.

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"This is inspirational and a perfect how-to. I've got my cordwood pile growing right now. I'll start building with confidence in the spring." - Kristin" 

This is the definitive guide to cordwood building. Richard is the first person we call to the Natural Homes building group where drawing on his wealth of building experience Richard has never failed to deliver the best cordwood advice." - Oliver


What's new in the Cordwood Construction World...

See the newest builds in our Cordwood Construction Video click here this one is from Guatemala.


Our latest DIY articles about Cordwood on a PICTURE  to see more.


Mermaid Cottage  click on the pic


Kinstone Cordwood Chapel (New)


 Cordwood Sauna in British Columbia (New)


Cordwood Flooring (How to Do It)

Cordwood Interior Siding  (New)

Garden Cottage Shed


Cordwood Castle in Maine


Korean Cordwood (Cobwood) Soil Houses


Rain Forest Cordwood (New)