The footers, foundation and stemwalls are happening at Alembic Studio’sĀ Ecostead Versant in Asheville! Hard to tell that this building will have hemp walls, but in a few months, it will!

This property and its owner were also featured in Asheville’s Mountain Xpress on July 8.

gh site concept
Concept sketch of what the house will look like onsite
Jade Mountain subcontractors forming up cast-in-place concrete walls


Overall view of the entire foundation


Onsite at Ecostead Versant






Forms for casting concrete walls


Cast-in-place concrete basement walls waiting to be backfilled


Basement waiting to get concrete walls
Basement waiting to get concrete walls

This project was also mentioned in Asheville’s Mountain Xpress this month.