Earthship Academy - Session 2: Update (Day 16)

Academy (Day 16) - Back to the 2 U Simple Survival work site. We made a lot of physical progress today:

  • finishing the first layers of thermal wrap
  • completing the can walls which will later form the outer layers of the bond beam
  • pounded 2 courses of tires which mark the front entrances
  • rebar perimeter for the bond beam which is laid in between the canned walls
  • cans and cement interior walls
  • metal lathe placed on the second U birdcage
  • trench dug out 10” deep for footings for the entryway
  • pex pipe from cistern to interior of one U