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Why We Build with Diagonal Framing

“Why Diagonal Framing?” That’s the first question everyone asks when seeing a Geobarn under construction for the first time. Diagonal framing is not only the idea which launched Geobarns, it is the foundation of the system of building innovations we have created ever since. Diagonal framing is strong. It is efficient. Diagonal framing, combined with…

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Geobarns Journey: Italy to Texas – The Old World to the New

In the past month we have racked up some miles… journeying to Italy with Casey and David to develop a master site plan for the Rochetta project — including water pathways, vineyard, roads, new and medieval buildings, and development of a permaculture farm. Casey learned to overcome her lack of Italian by using her hands…