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Auteur: Snell, Clarke & Tim Callahan
Titel: Building Green
Sub titel: A Complete How-to Guide to Alternative Building Methods - Earth Plaster, Straw Bale, Cordwood,Cob, Living Roofs

This is an updated version of the reference to sustainable construction. It reveals how to create a country cottage using four methods: straw bale, cob, cordwood and modified stick-frame. It features more than 1,200 step-by-step photographs. It is printed on recycled paper with agri-based inks. It's refreshed with a completely revised introduction and extensive online resource tie-ins. Plus, it's now printed on recycled paper with agri-based inks, so it's greener than ever! With more than 1,200 step-by-step photographs that follow the actual erection of an alternative building, from site selection to final-touch interior details. Snell and Callahan create a lovely country cottage using four methods: straw bale, cob, cordwood and modified stick-frame. Along with sidebars throughout, there's a thorough discussion of the fundamentals of building construction, alternative approaches and designing a beautiful yet environmentally responsible home. "Building Green" was the first book of its kind and it remains head and shoulder above other titles in this field.
2009, 616 pag., Euro 33,45
Orca book services (via Marston), , ISBN 9781600595349


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