A Stunning Small Home Made From Hemp

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Hemp is a building material like no other. It has incredible thermal properties, is environmentally friendly, rat and insect proof, fire and earthquake resistant and is an affordable way to build. Plus, the end result looks amazing!

source/image: Living Big In A Tiny House

After loosing her father to mesothelioma a cancer caused through exposure to asbestos, Tiffany studied building biology, and together with her husband Michael, set about finding healthy ways of constructing a non-toxic small home for their young family.

source/image: Living Big In A Tiny House

The result is the Skyfarm. An amazing small home made from hempcrete, together with lots of salvaged and reclaimed materials. Be sure to watch the full video to find out how it was constructed, and all about the incredible building material that is hemp!

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The hemp home follows a largely open plan design, with the kitchen, dining, bathroom and lounge areas downstairs as well as bunks and play space for the kids.

Upstairs is a sleeping loft for Michael and Tiffany.Despite being a small home, thanks so some great design there is plenty of space for this family to all enjoy living in the house together.