About Rammed Earth Construction

BENEFITS OF RAMMED EARTH

Building with Rammed Earth

HEALTH BENEFITS:

In todays health conscious society, your rammed earth home is non-toxic. With natural earth walls that breathe, air quality is improved leading to a healthy environment.

Rammed Earth Kitchen

ENERGY EFFICIENCY:

The passive heating qualities of rammed earth create a home that is cool in summer and warm in winter. You save money and our earth resources benefit

Building with Rammed Earth

SUSTAINABLE:

By using locally sourced earth your rammed earth home will be eco-friendly and will bring you even closer to the environment you live in.

Rammed Earth Build

DURABILITY/MAINTENANCE FREE:

Earth building in Central Otago has stood the test of time. Homes built over 150 years ago are still being lived in today.

Rammed Earth Bricks

AESTHETICALLY DIVERSE:

Whether your taste is traditional or modern, rammed earth construction blends in with both. Walls can be made of solid rammed earth, veneer earth bricks, or a solid earth brick wall.

ARCHITECTS/DRAFTSPEOPLE WHO HAVE DESIGNED EARTH HOMES

Tony McMurray
p: 03 443 8331
e: tmcm@xtra.co.nz

Kat West
p: 027 2815950
e: kat@redgecko.co.nz

Rafe Maclean
p: 03 443 5715
e: office@rafemaclean.co.nz

Nic Blennerhassett (Wanaka)
p: 034436128
e: nickblen@kinect.co.nz

Warren and Mahoney (Christchurch)
p: 0339615926

Assembly Architects Limited (Arrowtown)
p: 03 409 893