The Green Self-build Book : How to Design and Build Your Own Eco-home, Paperback

The Green Self-build Book : How to Design and Build Your Own Eco-home Paperback

Part of the Sustainable Building series



Whether you want a turf roof, solar-powered hot water, or a super-insulated (and cost-efficient) house, you need to know the essential elements of the selfbuild process.

In The Green Self-Build Book, Jon Broome gives an overview of the different methods of sustainable and eco-friendly construction techniques, and presents this information in a way that is relevant to non-professionals.

The book includes case studies of green building techniques such as earth & straw bale buildings.

The Green Self-Build Book gives inspiration and information to guide you through the green self-build process.

It is intended for anyone who is planning a self-build project, and also for housing professionals, students and teachers.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 288 pages, over 100 colour photos and 50 line drawings
  • Publisher: Green Books
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Applied ecology
  • ISBN: 9781903998731



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