Building Today's Green Home

Practical, Cost-Effective and Eco-Responsible Homebuilding

by Art Smith

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Make Your Green Home a Reality!

Building the right-sized green home involves making eco-smart decisions. In Building Today's Green Home, you will learn:

  • How to choose the correct location of your building lot and what is the optimum placement of your house to take advantage of solar energy
  • How to design the right-sized home for your needs now and in the future
  • What are the best sustainable construction materials to use for building your home
  • About the newest insulation materials and techniques
  • What HVAC units are the most efficient and are the best at saving energy
  • How to grade the building lot for natural sustainability The decisions you make today will have a huge impact on your future and the future of your children. And, building the right-sized energy-efficient home will free up investment capital for your retirement years.

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    Publisher: F+W Media

    Kindle Book

    • Release date: September 17, 2009

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    • ISBN: 9781440307843
    • Release date: September 17, 2009

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    • ISBN: 9781440307843
    • File size: 23100 KB
    • Release date: September 17, 2009

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    • ISBN: 9781440318092
    • File size: 52679 KB
    • Release date: September 17, 2009

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    Make Your Green Home a Reality!

    Building the right-sized green home involves making eco-smart decisions. In Building Today's Green Home, you will learn:

  • How to choose the correct location of your building lot and what is the optimum placement of your house to take advantage of solar energy
  • How to design the right-sized home for your needs now and in the future
  • What are the best sustainable construction materials to use for building your home
  • About the newest insulation materials and techniques
  • What HVAC units are the most efficient and are the best at saving energy
  • How to grade the building lot for natural sustainability The decisions you make today will have a huge impact on your future and the future of your children. And, building the right-sized energy-efficient home will free up investment capital for your retirement years.

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      Publisher:
      F+W Media

      Kindle Book
      Release date: September 17, 2009

      OverDrive Read
      ISBN: 9781440307843
      Release date: September 17, 2009

      EPUB eBook
      ISBN: 9781440307843
      File size: 23100 KB
      Release date: September 17, 2009

      PDF eBook
      ISBN: 9781440318092
      File size: 52679 KB
      Release date: September 17, 2009

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    • Available formats
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      OverDrive Read
      EPUB eBook
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    • Languages
      English