24 Feb '14, 9pm

Tiny Forest Home Made of Reclaimed Materials - Jeffery, a homebuilder specializing in using only natural materials...

Tiny Forest Home Made of Reclaimed Materials - Jeffery, a homebuilder specializing in using only natural materials...

For the insulation, Jeffrey used a number of different materials, all of which he reclaimed. More specifically, he used reclaimed rigid foam he got from a pile of deconstruction waste. Since he didn’t have enough of it, he also used “slip chip” made from wood shavings coated with clay slip and packed into a form. To finish the insulation process by using raw sheep’s wool as insulation, which he got from a local woman in exchange for a few hours of labor. Before using it to insulate the cabin, he first washed the wool, then carded it to fluff it up, and sprayed it with borax to prevent insect infestation.

Full article: http://www.jetsongreen.com/2014/02/tiny-forest-home-made-...

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