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Cordwood Vegetable Store

A group of architectural students built a cordwood organic vegetable processing shop in Sweden.  Photos and some of the details are included in this article. The AES group built a completely recycled cordwood building in Sweden. Anna Sundman of AES writes, "We...

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Off Grid Cordwood Cabin in the Adirondacks

Larry Schuth shared his cordwood cabin adventure.  He sent beautiful pictures of the cordwood cabin he and his family built for $9,000 in the 1990s. The basic cabin is 20' x 30' with a 30' x 10' loft.  Just right for bringing family and friends for a visit. The...

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Cordwood Cabin in Hungary

Tamas recently sent some new photos of his finished cordwood cabin in Hungary. Thank you Tamas for sharing your creative work of building a cordwood cabin.   His logs are pine, cut from the surrounding forest and he did the work on weekends.  He has made himself a...

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Cordwood, the Starwall & the Stone Circle

Where can you find three cordwood buildings, a Yurt, a Straw-Clay Cottage, a Tepee, a Sauna, the largest Megalithic Stone Circle in the USA AND is open to the public?   Kinstone Circle near Fountain City, Wisconsin, is where.   Kristine Beck, the owner and inspiration...

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Tiny Cordwood Garden Cottage in England

We've never built anything before but we're very pleased with how it's turned out." Jan and Baz Whitlock sent pictures of their cordwood garden cottage in Bristol, England.  They used the ebook Cordwood Construction Best Practices as their go-to source/guide.  Jan &...

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Splashback is a no-no for Cordwood walls: How to fix

Splashback from rain and snow can degrade and discolor the cordwood. Letting snow stand against your cordwood is a recipe for mildew, mold and rot.  Lichens will even try to build where water is present before it starts. The reader will notice that the log ends and...

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