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The Art of Concrete -

Amazing concrete molding using sand and a template. featuring the amazing @colinfurze .Sand-molded concrete is a versatile and sustainable building material...

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JONESTOWN, Texas (KXAN) - With a breathtaking view overlooking Lake Travis, a new home being built in Jonestown is drawing some attention from neighbors. The nearly 7,500 square foot has zero wood, brick, or insulation. It is completely made of foam.

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Andy Ward's Ancient Pottery -

Making clay is not that hard. Not too long ago it was part of most potters jobs to dig and process all the clay they used. Yet today it is almost a lost art. In this video I show you 3 methods for making clay at home, simply and easily.

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Off Grid Secrets -

In this short video I show you how to make clay from dirt. The process is very simple and only takes about a day to get an end result. To increase your chances of making the most clay, try to start with dirt you believe contains a high amount of clay

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Adobe in Action -

Adobe in Action describes its adobe brickmaking process. Adobe in Action is a New Mexico-based 501c3 non-profit organization. We support owner builders with the planning and construction of their adobe homes. We promote adobe home building and owners

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Up until recently, Jordi Salvia's hometown in rural Catalonia used rammed earth bricks as an ancient and effective method to keep barns and houses cool and affordable. Despite working in Barcelona, Salvia decided to turn a dilapidated barnhouse buil

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Build Dad Build -

Shou Sugi Ban 101 Shou Sugi Ban is a DIY Wood Burning Technique. I still get some basic questions about my technique. So I put together a basic tutorial. This tutorial will give the beginning DIY-er the skills to create beautiful finishes using this

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Hi everyone! Finally I've managed to assemble a Skid-steer loader! I decided to release this video specifically after all the work was finished, for fear of doing the same thing with buggy on the tracks last time. After the field-control test, we can

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History Stones -

How to build a concrete vibrating table for around 200 dollar using an electrical vibrating motor. It is the best tool for the precast concrete manufacture. vibrating concrete casting will result in hi quality cast stone. shaker

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Welcome to the open source building revolution! Our channel is your go-to source for sustainable, eco-friendly building techniques using styro aircrete, a lightweight and versatile material made from a mixture of cement, water, and styrofoam.

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Green Dream Project -

We finally found a use for our geodesic dome! - provided by Ernest Hancock & Bob Anderson. We're using it to construct a protective environment for plants in our rainwater infiltration basin. We're also construct an owl box!