What is a rammed earth wall?

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The project team collaborating on the design and construction of the first cement-stabilized-reinforced-insulated-rammed-earth (CSRIRE) home in the City of Ottawa was challenged throughout the protracted permitting process to explain what we wanted to build and why we wanted to build it that way.  What follows are excerpts from the alternative solution proposal, prepared in support of our construction permit application for the home VERT is building … Read More

vertWhat is a rammed earth wall?