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No. 54, June 2006

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No. 54, June 2006

Straw-bale Infill Meets U.S. Building Codes

The bottom line is that yes, using straw bales for non-loadbearing infill walls meets existing building codes for both residential and commercial structures throughout the United States. Why is this true? Because building codes are not written to exclude new or alternative construction materials and methods. Rather, each building code…
Sigi Koko
August 20, 2013

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