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Prefabulous World: Energy-Efficient and Sustainable Homes Around the Globe

By: Sheri Koones (Author)

300 pages, 300 colour photos

Stewart, Tabori & Chang

Hardback | May 2014 | #219151 | ISBN-13: 9781617690839
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About this book

Prefabrication offers a simple way to construct incredibly energy-efficient, green homes. Showcasing the unlimited possibilities offered by prefabrication, Prefabulous World includes homes from Auckland, Copenhagen, Tokyo, Toronto, Los Angeles and elsewhere, surveying some of the most extraordinary ecologically sustainable homes in the world.

The houses presented in Prefabulous World are sophisticated examples of architecture and design as well as sustainability. Prefabulous World specifically highlights the energy-saving elements of each home featured, covering a wide range of new technologies. With floor plans, multiple images of the exterior and interior of each home, and an extensive resource section that lists the architects, builders, designers and suppliers that worked on each home.

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Sheri Koones is a widely respected author, a member of the National Association of Real Estate Editors, the Sustainable Building Industry Council and the American Society of Journalists and Authors. Her previous books include Prefabulous, and Abrams' Prefabulous + Sustainable and Prefabulous + Almost Off the Grid.

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