Natural Materials Episodes

Nov. 25, 2019

Building a tiny house - Flo Hamer

Flo Hamer lives in a tiny house, it measures 4.8m x 2.4m - It contains everything she needs - kitchen, bathroom, bedroom and loun…

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Oct. 25, 2019

Roundwood Timber Framing - Adrian Leaman

Adrian Leaman from wholewoods.co.uk talks to us about his journey into the world of roundwood timber framing and green woodworkin…

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Sept. 12, 2019

Earth Ovens, Philosophies and Stories - Kiko Denzer

In this month's Building Sustainability podcast we talk with Kiko Denzer. Kiko is perhaps best known as the author of ' Build You…

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Aug. 13, 2019

Prefabricated straw panels & magic mud - Bee Rowan

Natural builder, Bee Rowan talks to us about Ecococoon straw bale panels. These prefabricated panels are load bearing and highly …

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June 13, 2019

Growing the perfect insulation - Judith Thornton

This month sees us talking to Judith Thornton from Aberystwyth University. Judith is looking at alternative natural insulators th…

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April 8, 2019

One Planet Development - Chris Vernon

One Planet Development is a welsh planning policy which enables those wishing to live off the land to buy agricultural land and b…

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April 4, 2019

Hartwyn Natural Builders

Jeffrey is joined by his colleague Joe Duirwyn to discuss how their company, Hartwyn, uses a unique student model to train future…

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