INNOVATIVE DESIGN AND ENERGY STRATEGY​

Studio Bark’s design marries a unique build system of natural materials with leading-edge energy-management infrastructure to produce an utterly modern rural home. If you are interested in the application of cork, sheep wool insulation, the circular economy, whole life carbon, leading-edge energy management, building fabric performance and/or designing out steel and concrete, there is information about each of them in this section.

“The new construction system used required significant academic research and testing in order to bring it to its fruition. Cork Oak House presents a unique opportunity to implement this exceptionally innovative and environmentally sustainable construction technique.”