Cordwood Home on Lake Superior For Sale

One of my favorite cordwood homes in all the world is "Stonewood" on the Keweenaw Peninsula of Lake Superior also known as the mighty "Gitche Gumee."  Built by Wayne Higgins & Marlys Bacon it is a testament to how professional artists build a cordwood structure. Wayne...

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Cordwood & Light Straw Clay in Texas

You may know that country singer Willie Nelson has a cordwood cabin on his ranch in Texas, but did you know that Sarah Matisak of Juniper Hill Farm in Smithville, Texas has one as well? Sarah sent these pictures and descriptions of her Cordwood & Light Straw Clay...

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Cordwood Outhouse at Rune Stone Park in Minnesota

Mike Anderson built this cordwood outhouse at Rune Stone Park in Kensington, Minnesota (near Alexandria, Minnesota). He writes the following message. "I am fine with you posting pictures. The wood is a mix of white pine and blue spruce thinned from "a planting" in the...

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Cordwood Book House in Rottweil, Germany

Lothar Rees of Rottweil, Germany (where the dog breed, Rottweiler, hails from) sent me outstanding photos of a free-share Cordwood Book House he and some friends/volunteers built for their city.  Bucher-Hause means Book-House in English. Check out the absolutely...

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Cordwood Siding DIY

Cordwood siding was added to the interior walls at the Merrill School Forest lodge.  This is for the dining hall and the administration suggested woodsy and unique walls for the students of the Merrill Area Public Schools. There are lots of hidden gems tucked into the...

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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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