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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Green remodeling : changing the world one room at a time /
Author Johnston, David.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Master, Kim.
Publisher New Society Publishers,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 56682676
ISBN 0865714983; 9780865714984
Subjects Dwellings--Remodeling--Environmental aspects. ; Dwellings--Environmental engineering. ; Ecological houses--Remodeling. ; Houses--Remodeling--Environmental aspects. ; Energy conservation.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  TH4816.J64 2004 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 06/10/2005
ERAM  TH4816.J64 2004 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 02/18/2005
Collation xix, 379 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
pt. 1: Getting started. The story of my remodeling project ; Affordable green dream ; Working with building professionals ; Building science basics : the physics you never wanted to know in high school -- pt. 2: Changing the world one room at a time -- pt. 3: Everything you need to know (and more). Job site and landscaping ; Foundation ; Structural framing ; Exterior finish ; Roofing ; Plumbing ; Electrical ; Insulation ; Solar energy ; Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) ; Water heating ; Appliances ; Interior materials/finishes -- Epilogue 2025. "Easy-to-read and well-illustrated, Green Remodeling comes complete with checklists, personal stories, expert insights and an extensive resource list that will guide a homeowner through any remodeling project. Addressing all climates, this is a perfect resource for conventional homeowners, as well as architects and remodeling contractors."--Jacket.