Robert and Lynne Staveley’s new home in North Yorkshire defies first impressions — it looks like a cold, leaky stately home that has been around for centuries. However it is in fact a perfectly designed new period classic that, thanks to a first-class energy-efficiency-focused specification – including being built using innovative (and highly insulative) hempcrete blocks – enjoys the performance of a cutting-edge eco home.
CNN report on eco friendly sustainable hemp house built in Asheville, NC. Benefits include carbon negative construction, breathability, and reduced cost of heating and cooling.
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Al-Jazeera report on eco friendly sustainable hemp manufacturing. Benefits include carbon negative construction, breathability, and reduced cost of heating and cooling.