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Green Building and Remodeling For Dummies

Green Building and Remodeling For Dummies

ISBN: 978-1-118-04254-0

Dec 2010

64 pages


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Your hands-on, practical guide to the materials and construction methods of green building

Want to build responsibly and help preserve the environment? This friendly, step-by-step guide introduces you to key facets of green building and remodeling, from looking at long-term costs to working with green professionals to reducing energy and water use.

Open the book and find:

  • The benefits of going green

  • Green material substitutions

  • Where to locate green professionals

  • Ten green things you can do in your home today


Chapter 1: Going Green.

Chapter 2: Remodeling with a Green Eye.

Chapter 3: Working with Building Professionals.

Chapter 4: Ten Green Things You Can Do in Your Home Right Now.