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Building with vision : optimizing and finding alternatives to wood

Author: Dan Imhoff; Watershed Media.
Publisher: Healdsburg, Calif. : Watershed Media, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combining environmental philosophy, information and visuals, this book presents solutions to wasteful tree-dependent construction and design. It details building methods to minimize wood waste,  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Imhoff, Dan.
Building with vision.
Healdsburg, Calif. : Watershed Media, ©2001
(OCoLC)606793582
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Imhoff; Watershed Media.
ISBN: 9780970950000 0970950004
OCLC Number: 48255172
Description: 136 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 x 23 cm.
Contents: Construction without destruction --
Building as if forests matter --
The case for local solutions --
FSC-certified, recycled, and salvaged wood --
Framing, siding, and sheathing options --
Insulated structural systems --
Natural building methods --
Recycled materials and resource recovery --
Surface and finish materials.
Responsibility: [writer, Dan Imhoff ; editor, Ann Edminster].

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"Building with Vision is timely and extremely useful, a must-have resource for every architectural studio across the country." Sim Van der Ryn, architect "A lens into the future of building." Zahid, Read more...

 
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