23 Dec '15, 3am

Dindang natural building school is in a small village called Paksong, in southern Thailand.

Dindang natural building school is in a small village called Paksong, in southern Thailand.

The buildings at Dindang are made with a variety of natural building methods, among them bamboo wattle and daub, cob, adobe and palm thatching with decorative plaster designs, called pargeting, portraying the rainforest that surrounds the village. Unfortunately, as modern building methods were introduced in the Phato area, the traditional techniques of clay house building were largely forgotten. By setting up a natural building school, Dindang hopes to bring back the traditional building knowledge to the community to

Full article: http://naturalhomes.org/dindang.htm

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