Green from the ground up: a builder's guide : sustainable, healthy, and energy-efficient home construction
A thorough, informative, and up-to-date reference on green, sustainable and energy-efficient home construction that clarifies definitions of green and sustainable and guides builders and architects through the process of new or remodel green construction, including issues of site, landscaping, durability, and energy-efficiency. It starts with clear explanations of the concepts and fundamentals of green, healthy and energy-efficient construction and walks the reader through the entire construction process, injecting expert advice at every decision point. Construction techniques, materials, and products are thoroughly explained, making the often vaguely understood concepts cleanly understandable. The book gives builders and architects the tools to respond to growing requests from homeowners for green and energy-efficient houses, whether new or remodeled. Homeowners can use the book to understand the concepts, process, and options, whether they're doing it themselves or working with a professional.
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Review: Green from the Ground Up: Sustainable, Healthy, and Energy-Efficient Home ConstructionUser Review - J - Goodreads
This book is awesome! If, like me, you are interested in increasing sustainability, Green From The Ground Up gives you step by step guidelines and construction techniques to improve the efficiency of ... Read full review
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Green from the ground up is a highly informative book about building green. It has numerous diagrams and illustration which integrate beautifully with the extremely interesting and professionally ... Read full review
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