Alternative Construction: Contemporary Natural Building Methods
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The first comprehensive guide to combining traditional natural materials and modern construction methods.
From adobe to straw bales, traditional building materials are being adapted to meet code-required standards for health and safety in contemporary buildings around the world. Not only are they cost effective and environmentally friendly, but, when used correctly, these n...more
Paperback, 416 pages
Published March 1st 2005 by John Wiley & Sons (first published May 5th 2000)
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Brilliant compilation of informative essays by make practitioners. covering every type of earth building techniques in great depth and detail. gives insight in the psychological as well as economical and ecological benefits of it. highly recommended work for anyone interested in this field of building sciences. love it.
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