T-Brick Shed


  • Square footage of 160 square feet (10 feet x 16 feet)
  • Rubble trench foundation with lime stabilized earthen stem wall
  • Load bearing structure consists of 1 foot thick cob walls.
  • Walls were built in a series of 18 courses using movable 1 foot by 1 foot by 6 inch high wooden forms.
  • Deadmen were installed during construction for door and window connection points
  • Monoslope roof with metal exposed fastener panels
  • Other features
    • Rain water collection system with 1100 gallons of storage using 4 IBC totes
    • Several bottle windows using recycled wine and beer bottles
    • Earthen floor