Cob House

Cob, on Wikipedia, is a building material of clay, sand, straw, water, and earth.  It’s fireproof, earthquake proof, sound proof, seals in heat, and most of all, it’s mortgage free as anybody could build it from natural materials.  Those who’ve tried said it cost them under USD5,000.

More examples of cob houses here.

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