Click on the photo to view the slideshow. The versatility of compressed earth blocks is enormous. From custom designed homes to complex buildings, to simple social housing. The material integrates with other building materials aesthetically and technically and gives a contractor the ultimate in creative design. Due to the improvements of block design and quality, there are a very few limitations on structures built with compressed earth blocks. The walls can be reinforced and because of the weight, are one of the best materials for high wind conditions such as hurricanes and tornados.