Common cordwood myths say that you can't mix wood and concrete because it will rot. But will it? Follow these 9 tips to avoid rot in your cordwood build

How to Prevent Rot in your Cordwood Walls

Common cordwood myths say that you can't mix wood and concrete because it will rot. But will it? Follow these 9 tips to avoid rot in your cordwood build

Camp Cordwood, Northern Michigan. With cordwood building, curves are as easy to build as angles. www.thenauhaus.com

Camp Cordwood, Northern Michigan. With cordwood building, curves are as easy to build as angles. www.thenauhaus.com

cordwood constructionCordwood Carriage House, New London, Minnesota. For a rectilinear house without a heavy post-and-beam frame, stackwall corners can be built of squared log-ends called quoins. The stacked corner functions as a post. www.facebook.com

cordwood constructionCordwood Carriage House, New London, Minnesota. For a rectilinear house without a heavy post-and-beam frame, stackwall corners can be built of squared log-ends called quoins. The stacked corner functions as a post. www.facebook.com

pictures of cordwood homes construction | Cordwood Castle in Maine | Cordwood Construction - this looks like brick or block! Castles are cool...

Cordwood Castle in Maine

pictures of cordwood homes construction | Cordwood Castle in Maine | Cordwood Construction - this looks like brick or block! Castles are cool...

i love these type houses, and the different colored bottles mixed in makes it look like stained glass, so pretty...

i love these type houses, and the different colored bottles mixed in makes it look like stained glass, so pretty...

A current photo of Alan Adolphson's aspen cordwood home in Maine. Note the copper gutters, the stackwall corners and the aspen horizontal log ends around the doors and windows. A very attractive cordwood home. www.cordwoodconstruction.org

A current photo of Alan Adolphson's aspen cordwood home in Maine. Note the copper gutters, the stackwall corners and the aspen horizontal log ends around the doors and windows. A very attractive cordwood home. www.cordwoodconstruction.org

Cordwood cabin may be just the ticket for a low-cost way to build your home.  Learn why cordwood construction is valuable for the self reliant.

Cordwood Cabin

Cordwood cabin may be just the ticket for a low-cost way to build your home. Learn why cordwood construction is valuable for the self reliant.

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