Wood Episodes

May 12, 2020

Trespass, Crossing the Lines that Divide Us - Nick Hayes

We continue our meander into the benefits for human health of access to countryside. This week in a conversation with writer, Ill…

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April 22, 2020

Sustainable Structural Engineering - Beth Williams

I have a conversation with Beth Williams, who is a Structural Engineer + Certified PassivHaus Designer. Passionate about diversit…

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March 13, 2020

Community Wood Recycling - Ben Moss

This month we talk to Ben Moss from Bristol Wood Recycling Project (BWRP). Ben set up the recycling project in 2004 with the aims…

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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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May 8, 2019

The hidden benefits of craft - Dave Cockroft

In this episode of Building Sustainability I talk with Dave ‘The Bodger’ Cockroft about the hidden benefits of craft. We talk spe…

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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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