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

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

by Sheri Koones, Robert Redford

NOOK Book(eBook)

$18.49 $31.50 Save 41% Current price is $18.49, Original price is $31.5. You Save 41%.
View All Available Formats & Editions

Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps.
WANT A NOOK?  Explore Now
LEND ME® See Details

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781613125922
Publisher: ABRAMS
Publication date: 04/15/2014
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 691,504
File size: 88 MB
Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

About the Author

Sheri Koones is a widely respected author who helps readers understand that getting the house of their dreams can be done in an ecologically responsible way. Her book, Prefabulous, explored the variety, beauty and eco-friendly benefits of prefab homes and recently won the prestigious Gold Award in the 2008 Robert Bruss Real Estate Book Awards from NAREE. Sheri is a member of the National Association of Real Estate Editors, the Sustainable Building Industry Council, and the American Society of Journalists and Authors. Sheri is also a columnist for Home Resource Guide and a freelance writer and speaker. She lives in Connecticut.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews