The Complete Idiot's Guide to Green Building and Remodeling

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Green Building and Remodeling

Book - 2009
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Penguin Putnam
It?s easy building green!

This guide helps environmentally conscious people make real-world decisions about building or remodeling a home. Readers will find information on how to save money by going green when building or remodeling, how to find the right green integrated system design, how to choose heating and cooling equipment, and how to save money on water.

·Focuses on the design integration of green materials
·Residential and commercial green building will grow from 2% of the U.S.
construction market in 2005 to as much as 10% in 2010 (NAHB)
·More than 80 regional and local green building programs are in place in the U.S. and more are being promoted in the private sector




Baker & Taylor
A guide to home building, renovation, and remodeling for environmentally conscientious readers or home owners looking to promote energy efficiency explains how to reduce one's personal carbon footprint, lower costs, and promote an eco-friendly lifestyle while creating one's dream home.

DK Publishing
It's easy building green!

This guide helps environmentally conscious people make real-world decisions about building or remodeling a home. Readers will find information on how to save money by going green when building or remodeling, how to find the right green integrated system design, how to choose heating and cooling equipment, and how to save money on water.

*Focuses on the design integration of green materials
*Residential and commercial green building will grow from 2% of the U.S.
construction market in 2005 to as much as 10% in 2010 (NAHB)
*More than 80 regional and local green building programs are in place in the U.S. and more are being promoted in the private sector


Baker
& Taylor

A guide to home building, renovation, and remodeling for environmentally conscientious readers or home owners looking to promote energy efficiency explains how to reduce one's personal carbon footprint, lower costs, and promote an eco-friendly lifestyle while creating one's dream home. Original.

Publisher: New York : Alpha, c2009
ISBN: 9781592578283
1592578284
Characteristics: xxii, 314 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Iannucci, Lisa

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