For sustainable bricks and insulation solutions for a renovation or new home it is difficult to beat hemp stone products. Hemp is back on trend and for good reason.
Hempcrete and hemp plaster is possibly the most sustainable and durable building material you will find on the market. Hempcrete is produced with hemp and lime making it extremely strong and yet light, breathable with great insulating properties, absorbing heat in summer and insulating in winter. They are sound proof and fire resistant. It is cradle to cradle and carbon negative.
In a few months, on a hectare of land enough hemp can be grown to produce blocks to build a small family house. Crops do not need pesticides or fertilizers and the final product is vermin resistant. Hemp stone is the future of building.