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The Eco House Manual

Handbook / Manual
By: Nigel Griffiths
176 pages, Col photos
The Eco House Manual
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  • The Eco House Manual ISBN: 9781844254057 Hardback Jul 2007 Usually dispatched within 4 days
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About this book

This manual covers every aspect of domestic renovation from heating and electrical systems through to building materials and outdoor space. Whether you want to work out the payback period on a wind turbine or find out about the most eco-friendly floor covering, all information is presented in a clear and practical format with colour photography throughout.

With up-to-date information about emerging renewable sources of power, along with step-by-step projects for the home and garden, this will be an invaluable resource for all home owners.

Contents

Principles of eco-renovation. Construction materials. Insulation and heating. Electricity demand. Micro-generation. Water supply and usage. Interiors. Waste and pollution. Exterior space and gardens.

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Biography

Nigel Griffiths MA ran his own building business for 15 years, specialising in conservation and green building, and has recently project-managed a development of 12 new eco-homes in Somerset. Nowadays he is a building consultant, a visiting university lecturer on sustainability, and an eco-homes assessor for the Building Research Establishment.
Handbook / Manual
By: Nigel Griffiths
176 pages, Col photos
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