Earthbag building, earth plasters, mud mortars and lime, Turkey.

The Mud Home is based in Turkey and supports earth builders in Europe and the Middle East.


Atulya Bingham, July 2016 ...


Bio ...

Atulya K Bingham is a natural builder and author. In 2011 she ran out of funds and wound up camping in a Turkish field. There was no power or running water on the land. Six months later, she began her first mud construction project: an earthbag house. She has been building (and writing about it) ever since.

Services ...

Earthbag building, earth plasters, limecrete, mud as mortar, gravel foundations for earthbag, living roof, self-build motivation, tiny off-grid empires, books, workshops, online how to, online courses (in the pipeline).

Recent discussions & advice ...

Common mistake people make 20/12/17
Cob House: So what went wrong? 27/11/17
How I made my earth plaster 30/10/17
Lime in the historic town of Settle 02/09/17
Survived 5 big earthquakes 11/08/17
Making a window arch. 28/07/17
What cost a sustainable home? 29/06/17
Make earth plasters waterproof 07/06/17
Earth, lime and earthquakes 05/02/17
Slow down plaster erosion 09/01/17
Build a roundhouse in a week 15/11/16
Benefits of living in mud 09/08/16
House with gravel foundations 09/08/16