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Beach House Progress – Plycem Walls and Bamboo Siding

We started building the beach house way back in March – or was it February 2013? The point is, it’s been so long that it’s hard to remember. The main delay has been caused by an irresponsible carpenter with a … Continue reading

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Growing Guadua bamboo

We had been searching for it for nearly a year, since we learned about it in Ecuador.¬† Guadua bamboo (Guadua angustifolia¬†and other species) is the giant bamboo species native to Central and South America.¬† It is one of the strongest … Continue reading

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