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Natural Home Heating: The Complete Guide to Renewable Energy Options
Natural Home Heating: The Complete Guide to Renewable Energy Options
by Greg Pahl
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Pahl (a journalist) surveys renewable energy options for heating homes, with attention to wood, pellet, corn, grain, masonry heaters, solar power, and heat pumps. He describes the fuels, systems, technologies, costs, and advantages and disadvantages... (read more)

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The Passive Solar House: The Complete Guide to Heating and Cooling Your Home with CDROM
The Passive Solar House: The Complete Guide to Heating and Cooling Your Home with CDROM
by James Kachadorian
Publisher Comments
Revised and Expanded Edition-Includes CD-ROM with Custom Design SoftwareFor the past ten years The Passive Solar House has offered proven techniques for building homes that heat and cool themselves, using readily available materials and methods familiar... (read more)

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Slate Roof Bible 2ND Edition
Slate Roof Bible 2ND Edition
by Joseph Jenkins
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Pennsylvania-based Jenkins is a slate roofing contractor, consultant, and author with 35-plus years of experience working on slate roofs. He provides a completely revised, expanded, and updated account of the history and lore of slate roofing, along... (read more)

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The Straw Bale House (Real Goods Independent Living Book)
The Straw Bale House (Real Goods Independent Living Book)
by Athena Swentzell Steen
About the Author
Athena Swentzell Steen grew up in Santa Fe and at the Santa Clara Pueblo, where she began building with natural materials at a very early age. Athena and Bill are co-founders of the Canelo Project, through which they conduct ecological design and... (read more)

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The Carbon-Free Home: Thirty-Six Remodeling Projects to Help Kick the Fossil-Fuel Habit
The Carbon-Free Home: Thirty-Six Remodeling Projects to Help Kick the Fossil-Fuel Habit
by Stephen Hren and Rebekah Hren
Review
"The Carbon-Free Home confronts the hard truth about reducing our carbon impact on the world. The Hrens share their broad experience to give us all the head start we need to move towards a sustainable lifestyle. If you're willing to do the work, this... (read more)

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The Real Goods Independent Builder: Designing and Building a House Your Own Way (Real Goods Independent Living Book)
The Real Goods Independent Builder: Designing and Building a House Your Own Way (Real Goods Independent Living Book)
by Sam Clark
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"Subtitled 'Designing and Building a House Your Own Way,' this is the book for anyone thinking about building their own home. It is comprehensive, detailed and covers subjects I have never before seen covered in home building books, like how to make a... (read more)

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The Green Self-Build Book: How to Design and Build Your Own Eco-Home
The Green Self-Build Book: How to Design and Build Your Own Eco-Home
by Jon Broome
About the Author
Jon Broome is an architect who has self-built two houses. He is a former director of Architype, a London-based architectural practice working on housing, education, health, and community buildings with specialist expertise in low-energy design, timber... (read more)

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The Solar Electric House
The Solar Electric House
by Steven J. Strong
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The Book of Masonry Stoves
The Book of Masonry Stoves
by David Lyle
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The Cob Builders Handbook
The Cob Builders Handbook
by Becky Bee
TOC
1. Introduction2. Designing Your Home Sweet Home3. Choosing Your Site4. Gathering Materials5. Drainage6. The Foundation 7. Floors8. Cob Glorious Cob9. Windows and Doors10. Roofs11. Plaster (Render)12. Finishing Touches13. Backword14. Books to Read... (read more)

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