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Architects & Designers

Andy Mueller
GreenSpace Collaborative
432 Legate Hill Road
Charlemont, MA 01339
413-337-4918

Bruce Millard, Architect
100 Jana Lane
Sandpoint, ID 83864
208-263-3815

Bruce Lockhart, Designer 
701 Lakeview Crescent
Nelson, BC V1L 3E6
Canada
250-352-3441

Cedar Rose Guelberth, Designer
Building For Health
Carbondale, CO 81623
970-963-0437

Charles Simon, Architect & Planner
The Mill, 221 Barden St.
Eden Mills, ON N0B 1P0
Canada
519-856-9921
<simon.edenmills@sympatico.ca>

Chris Stafford, Architect
1044 Water St. #326
Port Townsend, WA 98368
360-379-8541
<stafford@olypen.com>

Daniel M. Silvernail, M.Arch. A.I.A.
2571 Main St. Suite C
Soquel, CA 95073
831-462-9138 Ex301
www.silvernailarch.com

Daniel Smith, Architect
DSA Architects
1107 Virginia St.
Berkeley,CA 94702
510-526-1935
<info@dsaarch.com>

Darrel DeBoer, Architect
1835 Pacific Avenue
Alameda, CA 94501
www.healthyhomedesigns.com/protfolio.php

David Arkin and Anni Tilt
Arkin-Tilt Architects
1062 Stannage Ave.
Albany, CA 94706-2220
510-528-9830

Ed Dunn
Solar Design & Construction
21 West Pine Ave
Flagstaff, AZ  86001
(928) 774-6308

Janet Stewart
Thomas Brown Architects, Inc.
394 King St. East
Toronto, ON M5A 1K9
Canada
416-364-5710

Jeff Dickenson, Architect
Energy & Sustainable Design
0504 Crystal Circle
Carbondale, CO 81623
970-963-0114

John Duffie, Architect
711 E. Main St., #14
Medford, OR 97504
541-734-2027

John Swearingen, Principal
Skillful Means, Inc.
PO Box 207
Junction City, CA  96048
530-623-4479
<johns@skillful-means.com
>
www.skillful-means.com

Julia Bourke, Architect
460 St. Catherine St. W, Ste. 303
Montreal, Quebec H3B 1A7
Canada
514-931-7501
<julia.bourke@mcgill.ca>

Kari Bremer
Natural Homes & Green Sanctuaries
P.O. Box 3753
Durango, CO 81302
970-382-8555
<info@fountainofearth.com>
www.swnaturalbuilders.com


Karlis Viceps, solar designer and consultant
P.O. Box 2264
Taos, NM 87571
505-776-2012
<karlis@solarplans.com>

Kelly Lerner
One World Design
925 Avis Dr.
El Cerrito, CA 94530
510-525-8582

Ken Haggard, Polly Cooper & Scott Clark, Architects
San Luis Sustainability Group
16550 Oracle Oak
Santa Margarita, CA 93453
805-438-4452

Kurt Rathmann
3 Little Pigs Design-Build
219 N. Lieuallen St.
Moscow, ID 83843
208-883-1446

Linda Chapman, Architect
The Annex at 45 Eccles St.
Ottawa, ON K1R 6S3
Canada
613-231-4690

Mark Hoberecht - Design, Consulting, & Construction
HarvestBuild Associates, Inc.
13182 N. Boone Rd.
Columbia Station, OH  44028
440-236-3344
www.harvestbuild.com

Martin Hammer, Architect
1348 Hopkins St.
Berkeley, CA 94702
510- 525-0525
<mjhammer@pacbell.net>

Michel Bergeron
Archibio
6282 de St.Vallier
Montreal. Quebec H2S 2P5
Canada
514-271-8684

Pete Gang, Architect
Common Sense Design
145 Keller St.
Petaluma, CA 94954
707-762-4838
<pete@commonsensedesign.com>

Peter May
Earth Dance Design
Crestone, CO 81131
719-256-4898

Robert Gay, Architect
Radius Designs
8220 N. Rancho Catalina Ave
Tucson, AZ 85704
520-575-8239
www.radiusassociates.com

Ted Butchart - Design & Consulting
842 NE 67th St.
Seattle, WA 98115
206-985-2334
<greenfire@agc.org>

Terry Phelan, Architect
Living Shelter Design
320 Newport Way NW
Issaquah, WA 98027
425-427-8643

Todd Osman
Driftless Design
21010 Walker Rd.
Gays Mills, WI 54631
608-872-2525

Touson Saryon
Integral Design
P.O. Box 871
Crestone, CO 81131
719-256-4383
<saryon@amigo.net>

Wayne J. Bingham
1444 Michigan Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84105
801-557-4212
 
J. Wayne Skerritt
Eco Design International
RR5
Perth, Ontario K7H 3C7
Canada
613-267-4676

 

Builders

Andy Mueller
GreenSpace Collaborative
432 Legate Hill Road
Charlemont, MA 01339
413-337-4918

Ben Polley
Harvest Homes
68-B Yarmouth St.
Guelph, Ontario N1H 4G3
Canada
866-231-1100

Clark Sanders
Just Another Way Builder
10551 TPK Rd
East Meredith, NY 13757
607-278-5144

Chris Magwood
Camel's Back Construction
2648 Cooper Rd.
Madoc, Ontario K0K 2K0
Canada
613-473-1718
<cmagwood@kos.net>

Curtis Scheib
Eco Energy Builders
P.O. Box 1717
Carbondale, CO 81623
970-948-2747

Frank Meyer
Thangmaker Construction
904 E. Monroe
Austin, TX 78704
512-916-8100
www.thangmaker.com

Greg McMillen
Flying M Construction
3650 Gillis Canyon Road
Cholame, CA 93461
805-238-2820
<gochile@compuserve.com>

Habib John Gonzales
615 Cedar St.
Nelson, BC V1L 2C4
Canada
250-352-3731
<habibg@netidea.com>

John Fitzpatrick
Highland Fabricators
1901 County Road 101
Hesperus, Co 81326
970-759-3793

Jon Ruez
P.O. 43514
Tucson, AZ 85733
520-360-3646
<jcruez@mac.com>

Kurt Rathmann
3 Little Pigs Design-Build
219 N. Lieuallen St.
Moscow, ID 83843
208-883-1446
<3littlepigs@moscow.com>

Mark Morgan
Bearpaw Design & Construction
N50694 County Rd
Strum, WI 54770
715-695-326
<memorgan@triwest.net>

Michele Landegger & Debrae Lopes
BOA Constructor Building & Design
1069 Summit Rd.
Watsonville, CA 95076
408-848-1117
<michele@buildingnaturally.com>

Paul Koppana
Skyhawk Construction
Box 512
Crestone, CO 81131
719-256-4505

Steve Kawell
Fryer & Kawell Fine Homes
970-259-8488

Alan Bernholtz
Wind River Timberframes
970-533-2007

Tim Owen-Kennedy
Vital Systems -- Natural Building and Design, Inc.
3212 Jefferson St. #406
Napa, CA  94558

Turko Semmes
Semmes & Co Builders, Inc.
7900 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA 93422
805-466-6737
<turko@semmesco.com>

Werner Heiber
Simple Homes, LLC
800 Heartwood Lane, # 19
Bayfield, CO 81122
970-884-9045
<whsb@frontier.net>

 

Consultants

Matts Myhrman & Judy Knox
Out On Bale, (Un) Ltd.
1037 E. Linden St.
Tucson, AZ 85719
520-622-6896

David Bainbridge
Alliant International University
10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego, CA 92131
(858) 635-4616

Andy Mueller
Arete Collaborative
432 Legate Hill Rd.
Charlemont, MA 01339
413-337-4348
<arete@crocker.com>

Eugene DeChristopher
Bluebird Design
2339 Ninth St.
Berkeley, CA 94710
510-848-1165

 

Engineers

Bruce King, PE
209 Caledonia St.
Sausalito, CA 94965
(415) 331-7630
fax 332-4072
<bruce@ecobuildnetwork.org>

Eric Hasenoehrl
Progressive Engineering
Idaho
208-746-5406

Jeff Ruppert, P.E.
Odisea Engineering, Planning and Consulting
2241 17th St.
Boulder, CO  80304
303.443.4335
<jeff@odiseanet.com>
www.odiseanet.com

 

Open to the Public
Paca de Paja Bed & Breakfast
CarolineWilson, Innkeeper
16242 Pinacate  Ave.
Tucson, AZ  85736
520-822-2065
www. infomagic.net/pacapaja
<cwilson@dakotacom.net>

Pilgrim Holiness Church
Arthur, Nebraska
Ted Frye, President
Arthur County Historical Society
308-764 -2391
County Clerk 308-764-2203

Earth Sweet Home
Juliet Cuming & David Shaw
www.earthsweethome.org

Heartwood CoHousing
Contact: Werner Heiber
Bayfield, CO
970-884-9045
<whsb@frontier.net>

Maxwelton Creek CoHousing
Contact: Jeanie McElwaine
6044 Cascara Way
Clinton, WA 98236
360-321-5277

Sanctuary House
P.O. Box 332
Crestone, CO 81131
719-256-4108

Ten Stones Co Housing
Contact: Gillian Comstock
Earth Island Expeditions
201 Ten Stones Circle
Charlotte, VT 05445
802-425-4710
<info@earthislandexpeditions.org>

 

Organizations

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
700 Montreal Road
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0P7 Canada
800-668-2642

The CoHousing Network
P.O. Box 2584
Berkeley, CA 94702
510-486-2656
www.cohousing.org

Development Center for Appropriate Technology
P.O. Box 27513
Tucson, AZ  85713
(520) 624-6628
<strawnet@aol.com>

Ecological Building Network
209 Caledonia St.
Sausalito, CA 94965
(415) 331-7630

California Straw Building Association (CASBA)
P.O. Box 1293
Angels Camp, CA 95222
.
MidAmerica Straw Building Association (MASBA)
2110 South 33rd St
Lincoln, NE
402-483-5135

Northwest Ecobuilding Guild
P.O. Box 58530
Seattle, WA 98138
206-622-8350
www.ecobuilding.org

Straw Bale Association of Texas
P.O. Box 49381
Austin, TX 78765
512-302-6766
www.greenbuilder.com/sbat

 

Books, Videos & Workshops

Black Range Films/ Natural Building Resources
119 Main St.
Kingston, NM 88042
505-895-3389

The Canelo Project
HC 1, Box 324
Elgin, AZ 85611
520-455-5548
www.caneloproject.com

DAWN Southwest
6570 W. Illinois
Tuson, AZ 85735
520-624-1673
www.caneloproject.com/dawn

 

Plastering

Carole Crews
Gourmet Adobe
HC 78, Box 9811
Ranchos de Taos, NM 87557
505-758-7251

 

New Mexico SB Construction Association Members

Architects & Designers

Paula Baker-Laporte,
Baker and Associates
P.O. Box 864
Tesuque, NM 87574
(505) 989-1813 <paula@bakerlaporte.com>
Non-toxic & ecological design, Author Prescriptions for a Healthy House

Katje Erickson
1614 Capps Place, Belen, NM 87002
505-864-3993, cell 264-8512
Stewardship and Sustainable Architectural Design, Illustration, Energy Conservation.
www.deltathird.com katjedid@nmia.com

Molly Neiman
P.O.Box 357
El Prado, NM 87529
505- 776-8913
charlie@newmex.com
Design and Natural Building Workshops

Tara Teilmann-Way
Teilmann/Way Design
48 Santa Barbara Dr.
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 983-8833 fax 983-8844
<tara616tw@aol.com>
Ecological Design & Planning

Janice Vascott, Architect
P.O. Box 10245
Santa Fe, NM 87504
(505) 984-2120 / 984-8344 fax
<jvascott@earthlink.net>
NM architect for 15 years, experienced with solar, straw-bale, adobe, etc.

Alfred von Bachmayr
Von Bachmayr Architects
1406 Bishops Lodge Rd.
Santa Fe, NM 86501
505-989-7000 office
505-984-1479 (hm & fax)
<vbarch@comcast.net>
Specializes in green home design.


Contractors
Danny Buck
P.O. Box 6355
Santa Fe, NM 87502
505-231-0814
<fiodanbuck@cybermesa.com>

Joe Matesi
Holistic Habitats
12028 N Highway 14, #2
Cedar Crest, NM 87008
(505) 281-1298 fax 281-1675
<Holistic.Habitats@comcast.net>
Holistic residential building, consulting and construction management

Rose Morin, Earth & Straw, Inc.
2929 Duranes Rd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
(505) 246-2929
<rosemarymorin@comcast.net>
Straw-bale & adobe houses & walls

Ted Varney, Santa Fe Alternatives, Inc.
2308 Calle Luminoso
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 471-7793 / 424-6804 fax
<evarney650@aol.com>
Alternative materials & building

Brian Vann / Vann Builders
PMB 379, 2442 Cerrillos Rd.
Santa Fe 87505
505-690-7872
<vannbuilders@yahoo.com>
Straw-bale and Natural buildings.

Cadmon Whitty
Paja Construction, Inc.
3047 San Rafael Ave.SE
Albuquerque NM 87106
505-345-4843 (O), 505-306-2529 (cell) cadmonwhit@aol.com
Builds houses and walls exclusively with straw bale and eco-friendly materials.


Electrician

Paul Scott
3530 Zafarano Dr. #6-442
Santa Fe, NM 87505
505-263-3341


Engineers
Bill Druc, P.E.
Druc Engineering LLC
1300 Luisa St., Ste 23
Santa Fe, NM 87505
505-983-4992 / fax 984-0792
<druc@delapp.com>
Structural engineer, alternative and conventional design – also in Taos


Owner-Builder Consultants

Robert F. Alexander
LX&R Design
PO Box 1873
Espanola, NM 87532
505- 852-1669
<RFA@la-tierra.com>
www.lxrdesign.com
Designer and owner-builder consultant specializing in straw-bale, passive solar, and adobe

Tony Perry
High Performance Building Systems, LLC, Complete Owner Builder Systems
General Delivery P-1
Lamy, NM 87540
505-989-4400 office
505-466-1605 fax.
<strawperry@cybermesa.com>
Design, Owner/Builder Housing Systems

Derek Roff
1033 Indiana SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108-4905
505-895-5652 / cell 505-269-5738
<derek@unm.edu>
Advice and cooperative help for the Owner-Builder.

Robert Griffin
Hummingbird community
PO Box 376
Cleveland NM 87715
505-447-0748
robert@globalfamily.net
www.hummingbirdlivingschool.org
Intentional community member/advocate
Workshop organizer, project manager
Consultant: Green Building, Eco-Village development

Education
Catherine Wanek & Pete Fust
Natural Building Resources
Offering Books, Videos & DVDs
119 Main St., Kingston, NM 88042
(505) 895-3389 /(505) 895-3326 fax
<resources@StrawbaleCentral.com>
www.StrawbaleCentral.com
Distributes straw-bale videos, books, DVDs & The Last Straw Journal. Organizes hands-on workshops, consultation, etc.

Owen Geiger, Director
Geiger Research Institute of Sustainable Building
General Delivery
Crestone, Colorado 81131
<strawhouses@yahoo.com>
Training, workshops, consulting

 

 

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