Books tagged: green building

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Come realizzare la Casa dei Sogni tagliando i costi superflui e risparmiando il massimo
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: Italian. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Se sei arrivato a questo eBook significa che stai pensando di costruire una nuova casa per te e la tua famiglia. Probabilmente avrai già un lotto edificabile a disposizione, o un terreno agricolo, oppure lo devi ancora acquistare ma… non sai proprio da dove cominciare. Seguendo i nostri suggerimenti, potrai riuscire anche tu a realizzare la casa che hai sempre desiderato.
BIG-BIM 4.0: Ecosystems for a Connected World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 130,440. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
BIG-BIM 4.0 shows how to use your strengths to thrive in the revolutionary changes emerging in the built world. Written from the perspective of BIG BIM, this book expands the concepts in FInith Jernigan's, award-winning BIG-BIM-little-bim—The Practical Approach to Building Information Modeling to connect you to the power and opportunities of the ecosystems that are emerging.
Your Ecological House Part 1: Understanding Your Home Ecosystem
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Your Ecological House is a homeowner and designer’s guide to creating a “home ecosystem,” an integrated habitat that conserves and produces energy, reduces waste and produces food and other goods. Part 1 (this volume), explains how houses can function like natural ecosystems. Part 2, Creating Your Ecological House (published 2017), explains how to design and build your own home ecosystem.
Standards As Tools for Sustainability
Price: $20.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The book is a practical experience tale of standards as tools for sustainability. It gives the process involved in standards elaboration and various standardisation activities.
Building & Remodeling 101
You set the price! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home remodeling
Building and Remodeling 101 is a guide for home owners who are remodeling or about to build a new structure. This book lists the entire process from leveling a foundation to final design choices. In this book you will discover product pros and cons. You will be able to make the best informed choices for your project and save thousands of dollars in the process.
The Ultimate Green Roof Guide
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 34,810. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A detailed guide for home owners, real estate decision makers, students, community leaders, visionaries, & dreamers ready to rock the world with greenroof infrastructure.
Life with Big Green: A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Why is the environmental movement so ineffective? Here is an insider’s poignant look at his life with one of the biggest environmental organizations in the U.S. After a 30-year relationship with the National Wildlife Federation, including 13 years on its staff, the author learned why environmental groups will never save the earth, however noble their intent.
Green Home: Design, Budget, Estimate, and Secure Your Best Price
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,200. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
The top guide available for designing, budgeting, estimating, and securing your best price on a Green Home.
Going Green or Going Broke
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design
Going Green or Going Broke is a look at the complicated world of "Green" technologies through the eyes of the home owner. Authored by father of six, custom home builder and son of natural foods entrepreneurial parents, Going Green or Going Broke is a fun fact filled look at modern day home construction. With a whimsical grasp of the obvious, this book is the Light house in the mist for homeowners
How to Future Proof Your Home: A Guide to Building with Energy Intelligence in Cold Climates
Price: $24.97 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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Professionally accredited author Shane Wolffe aims to show readers how to cost effectively build homes to be up to 85 percent more energy efficient, even in extreme climates. The book is based on building principles that work and were pioneered in Saskatchewan, Canada – a place with one of the most extreme climates in the world where yearly temperatures range from -40°C (-40F) to 35°C (95F).