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Note: Design Forward LLC is proud to have served the Southern California area designing straw bale homes for over 15 years. However, we have moved on to other business ventures and have closed the business as of January 2017. We will not taking any new projects or responding to phone and email requests. This website will be left up as an archive of data for straw bale and design. You may find that some of the links are broken or out of date, but we will not be updating this site any longer. Thank you!
Project Background

Projects > The Saltbox Addition

Construction: Wood Framing
Progress: Completed in 2006
Year: Design - September 2004, Construction - July 2005
Synopsis: This unique saltbox style home added nearly 450 square feet to the original 900 square feet. The owners wanted to upgrade the existing home and added a few sustainable features. A photovoltaic system, cork floors, lime plaster, and energy efficient windows were a few of the added elements.
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Revised May 29, 2009