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Prefabulous World: energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe

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The rising cost of fuel and the growing commit­ment to protect the environment have sparked exciting innovations in prefab home construction. Showcasing the unlimited possibilities offered by prefabrication to build incredibly energy-efficient, green homes, Prefabulous World features sophisticated examples of eco-friendly home design in Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Canada, the United States, England, Germany, South Africa, and beyond. With floor plans, multiple images of the exterior and interior of each home, and an extensive resource section listing architects, builders, and suppliers, this book is a vibrantly illustrated yet practical guide that reveals how living in a beautiful, well-built, energy-efficient home is achievable for us all.
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9781617690839
9781613125922
161769083
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Full title prefabulous world energy efficient and sustainable homes around the globe
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Last Update 2018-05-24 23:05:25PM
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subject_facet Dwellings -- Energy conservation, Ecological houses, Sustainable architecture
title_display Prefabulous World : energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe
title_full Prefabulous World : energy-efficient and sustainable homes around the globe / Sheri Koones ; foreword by Robert Redford, Prefabulous World Energy-Efficient and Sustainable Homes Around the Globe
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