We're the hempcrete experts

UK Hempcrete is a market-leading company, specialising in the use of Hempcrete (or ‘hemp-lime’) and other bio-based materials in construction. Collectively our highly specialist team has decades of experience of using these low- or zero-carbon construction products in both new build and repair and retrofit; especially in the upgrading of traditional and historic buildings. We are committed to furthering the rapid expansion and scale-up of bio-based low embodied carbon construction into both the domestic and commercial construction sectors as quickly as possible.​

Consultancy & Training

Building on our long experience as specialist hempcrete contractors, our technical and consultancy team is able to advise on the broad implications and specifics of the use of hempcrete, and other bio-based materials, for your project. UK Hempcrete provides a range of consultancy, technical and training services, tailored to your project.

Design Services

Our in-house design team exists to deliver high quality architectural designs for sustainable buildings using hempcrete and other low embodied construction materials, products and methodologies.

Construction Products

The Natural Building Store is our online shop front, where we provide supply of cutting-edge biobased and low-impact building products. In addition to a full choice of tested and proven hempcrete products, we supply all associated biobased and low carbon products, and are dedicated to stocking only the most sustainable products we can source.

The Many Benefits of Building with Hemp
Health & Wellbeing
What’s good for the planet is good for you too!

More and more people are waking up to the understanding that the choice of materials we build from has a huge impact on the health and wellbeing of the occupants.

Net-Zero Buildings
Better-than-Zero-carbon

Bio-based construction products sequester carbon. Hempcrete, in particular, also reduces operational energy to the point that net-zero construction is now achievable.

Traditional and Historic Buildings
vapour permeability

Hempcrete brings many benefits. With other bio-based insulations, it is perfect for the repair and upgrading of traditionally constructed buildings.

Architects
architects love hempcrete

Architects love designing with hempcrete because of its natural simplicity and flexibility low embodied carbon, superior technical performance and sustainability.

Contractors
contractor training

Hempcrete construction is accessible to contractors and self-builders alike. We provide training and contractor services if you have never used hempcrete before.

Comfortable Homes
LOWER BILLS, WARMER HOMES

Our clients often say the exact same thing "Our home is much warmer and our bills are much less!". Read our client testimonials to hear about the great benefits of Hempcrete. 

do you have a bio-based construction project? Contact us to find out about our services

Latest Hempcrete News

Studio Bio Case Study: North Yorkshire Radical Retrofit

Illingworths Barn is an extensive renovation of a 18th century Yorkshire stone barn. Natural materials have been prioritised throughout the design of this project. The pine king-post roof trusses have been left exposed in the existing building, and a new Douglas fir in-the-round column and glulam beam structure is used in the new glazed extension.

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Upcoming Events

uk hempcrete event

Tuesday 24th October (18:30-20:00)

uk hempcrete event

Tuesday 24th October (18:30-20:00)

uk hempcrete event

Tuesday 24th October (18:30-20:00)

uk hempcrete event

Tuesday 24th October (18:30-20:00)

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Frequently Asked Questions

Hempcrete is an easy material to use however it is very important to fully understand its attributes when designing and detailing the building in order to achieve a successful project. Our FAQ guide is a great place to start learning more about hempcrete. 

Consultancy

Key details such as the plinth, the timber frame, the eaves and the finishes can greatly affect how easy the hempcrete is to install, and more importantly how well it works when the building is in use. Before you embark on your hempcrete project, we would recommend a consultancy session at design stage.

Building on our long experience as specialist hempcrete contractors, our technical and consultancy team is able to advise on the broad implications and specifics of the use of hempcrete, and other bio-based materials, for your project. UK Hempcrete provides a range of consultancy, technical and training services, tailored to your project.