Building Green : A Complete How-to Guide to Alternative Building Methods - Earth Plaster, Straw Bale, Cordwood,Cob, Living Roofs, Paperback Book

Building Green : A Complete How-to Guide to Alternative Building Methods - Earth Plaster, Straw Bale, Cordwood,Cob, Living Roofs Paperback

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This is an updated version of the best-selling and highly regarded 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.

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