Coverart for item
The Resource Green building & remodeling for dummies, by Eric Corey Freed

Green building & remodeling for dummies, by Eric Corey Freed

Label
Green building & remodeling for dummies
Title
Green building & remodeling for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Eric Corey Freed
Title variation
Green building and remodeling for dummies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Want to build responsibility and help preserve the environment? This friendly, step-by-step guide introduces you to every facet of green building and remodeling, from sizing up construction sites and selecting materials to working with green professionals, reducing energy and water use, and weighting the pros and cons of popular green building methods"--Back cover
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freed, Eric Corey
Dewey number
690
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TH4860
LC item number
.F676 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
--For dummies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable construction
  • Sustainable buildings
  • Building materials
  • Buildings
  • Buildings
Label
Green building & remodeling for dummies, by Eric Corey Freed
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Going green -- Green building in an organically grown nutshell -- Remodeling with a green eye -- Working with building professionals -- Looking at a material's life cycle : from cradle to grave -- Material opportunities : from cradle to cradle -- Green finish and construction materials -- Framing things up -- Natural building materials -- Manufactured building methods -- Energy systems -- Heating and cooling systems -- Water and waste systems -- Landscaping and site planning : going green in the great outdoors -- Ten common myths about green building and remodeling -- Ten green things to do on every new-home project -- Ten green materials you can't live without -- Ten green things you can do in your home right now
Control code
ocn271537731
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 361 p.
Isbn
9780470175590
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007939643
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)271537731
Label
Green building & remodeling for dummies, by Eric Corey Freed
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Going green -- Green building in an organically grown nutshell -- Remodeling with a green eye -- Working with building professionals -- Looking at a material's life cycle : from cradle to grave -- Material opportunities : from cradle to cradle -- Green finish and construction materials -- Framing things up -- Natural building materials -- Manufactured building methods -- Energy systems -- Heating and cooling systems -- Water and waste systems -- Landscaping and site planning : going green in the great outdoors -- Ten common myths about green building and remodeling -- Ten green things to do on every new-home project -- Ten green materials you can't live without -- Ten green things you can do in your home right now
Control code
ocn271537731
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 361 p.
Isbn
9780470175590
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007939643
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)271537731

Library Locations

    • Ladd LibraryBorrow it
      3750 Williams Blvd. SW, Cedar Rapids, IA, 52404, US
      41.952174 -91.7193209
Processing Feedback ...