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The book “Earth building” will present you the qualities and properties of a building material used in our region for millennia. Here you will learn about parallels that exist between the geology of an area, the properties of local soils and different construction techniques. You will receive information on how to produce, test and prepare your own earth materials. You will learn about the different earth building techniques used in Bulgaria, and you will get useful information about the maintenance of old buildings. The book aims to arouse the interest of Bulgarian readers to the opportunity earth offers as a local and environmentally friendly building material, serving for the restoration and maintenance of existing as well as for the construction of new, ecological and bioclimatic buildings.