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The Resource The new ecological home : the complete guide to green building options, Daniel D. Chiras

The new ecological home : the complete guide to green building options, Daniel D. Chiras

Label
The new ecological home : the complete guide to green building options
Title
The new ecological home
Title remainder
the complete guide to green building options
Statement of responsibility
Daniel D. Chiras
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
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Chiras, Daniel D
Dewey number
690/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TH4860
LC item number
.C45 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Chelsea green guides for homeowners
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ecological houses
  • Architecture and society
  • Green products
  • Dwellings
Label
The new ecological home : the complete guide to green building options, Daniel D. Chiras
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-282) and index
Contents
Introduction: Creating sustainable shelter. -- pt. 1: Setting the framework, Green building and beyond : where do you begin? ; Site matters : site selection and protection. -- pt. 2: Green building and remodeling. The healthy house ; Green building materials ; Wood-wise construction ; Energy-efficient design and construction ; Accessibility, ergonomics, and adaptability ; Using concrete and steel to build green ; Natural building ; Earth-sheltered architecture. -- pt. 3: Sustainable systems. Passive solar heating ; Passive cooling ; Green power : electricity from the sun and wind ; Water and waste : sustainable approaches. -- pt. 4: Environmental landscaping
Control code
ocm54350452
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 325 p.
Isbn
9781931498166
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004000103
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)54350452
Label
The new ecological home : the complete guide to green building options, Daniel D. Chiras
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-282) and index
Contents
Introduction: Creating sustainable shelter. -- pt. 1: Setting the framework, Green building and beyond : where do you begin? ; Site matters : site selection and protection. -- pt. 2: Green building and remodeling. The healthy house ; Green building materials ; Wood-wise construction ; Energy-efficient design and construction ; Accessibility, ergonomics, and adaptability ; Using concrete and steel to build green ; Natural building ; Earth-sheltered architecture. -- pt. 3: Sustainable systems. Passive solar heating ; Passive cooling ; Green power : electricity from the sun and wind ; Water and waste : sustainable approaches. -- pt. 4: Environmental landscaping
Control code
ocm54350452
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
ix, 325 p.
Isbn
9781931498166
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004000103
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)54350452

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