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Earthen Floors : A Modern Approach to an Ancient Practice

by Sukita Reay Crimmel & James Thomson

As well as boasting a unique and beautiful aesthetic, natural building techniques are accessible, affordable and nontoxic. Earthen Floors: A Modern Approach to an Ancient Practice is the first comprehensive, fully illustrated manual covering the history, use and maintenance of this attractive, practical flooring option. This detailed, fully-illustrated guide explains every part of the process, including:

Sourcing and harvesting materials
Preparing the subfloor
Pouring, finishing and sealing the floor
Living with and maintaining your earthen floor.