Adobe in Action
221 W 10th St. Silver City, NM 88061
Adobe in Action is a New Mexico based 501c3 non-profit organization. We support owner builders with the planning and construction of their adobe homes. We promote adobe home building and ownership through education and student based field support. Our work: Promotes Economic Independence through affordable adobe home construction. Builds Networks through student supported "barn raising" activities which directly benefit owner builders and their local communities. Provides Educational Leadership regarding the economic, cultural, and environmental benefits of adobe home building and ownership. We provide: Education - online and field classes + a bi-annual earth building conference: EarthUSA. Owner Builder Support - design & Building plan consultation, code & permit assistance, tool lending library. Field Work Coordination - supporting owner builders with adobe block making, wall construction and natural plastering.