Hempcrete House – Asheville, NC

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Published on August 23, 2015

November, 2009 – HT’s David Madera welcomes us to the first permitted home construction in America utilizing hemp as a primary building material.

Hemp shiv and a lime-based binder are mixed with water to make “hempcrete”, which is then poured between forms and tamped. Feburary, 2010 –

We return in frigid conditions to view the completed hemp walls awaiting rendering – despite harsh winter weather and rime icing at the 3,200′ elevation, the exposed hempcrete walls were in fine condition.

Learn more at: http://Hemp-Technologies.com

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