The Eco-Home Design Guide

Christopher Day draws on his extensive experience to explain the key principles of eco-home design, focusing on natural methods rather than expensive technology.

Paperback    £24.99

9780857843050
Published: October 2015 | Green Books

Hardback    £39.99

9780857843043
Published: October 2015 | Green Books


Building with Straw Bales

This book explains in straightforward terms the principles of straw-bale building for self-builders, architects and construction industry professionals.

 

Paperback    £21.99

9780857842282
Published: May 2015 | Green Books

Hardback    £39.99

9780857842275
Published: May 2015 | Green Books


The Hempcrete Book

The first British book on building with hemp including background information, a practical instruction manual with full illustration, and discussion about the hemp building industry.

Paperback    £24.99

9780857841209
Published: October 2014 | Green Books

Hardback    £34.99

9780857842244
Published: October 2014 | Green Books


The Passivhaus Handbook

This Handbook is an essential guide to realising a supremely comfortable, healthy and durable home with exceptionally low energy costs.

Paperback    £35.00

9780857840196
Published: October 2012 | Green Books


Stone Circles

Paperback    £9.99

9781890132033
Published: November 2007 | Chelsea Green Publishing


The Green Self-build Book

A highly illustrated, practical handbook on green self-building. Jon Broome gives an overview of the different methods of sustainable and eco-friendly construction techniques.

Paperback    £25.00

9781903998731
Published: July 2007 | Green Books


New Ecological Home

The New Ecological Home provides an overview of green building techniques, materials, products, and technologies that are either currently available or will be in the near future. Daniel Chiras provides a wealth of up-to-date, practical information for home buyers, owner-builders, and anyone interested in building for a sustainable future.

Paperback    £27.50

9781931498166
Published: July 2007 | Chelsea Green Publishing


Making Better Concrete

You may have heard of fly ash as an eco-friendly alternative to using portland cement in concrete, but until now there has been no easy guide to how it makes superior concrete, or to how to use it.

Paperback    £15.95

9780976491101
Published: March 2007 | Green Building Press


Diary of an Eco-builder

Honest, amusing and unexpected, Diary of an Eco Builder focuses specifically on environmental issues through the story of Will Anderson's attempt to realise an inspiring and challenging vision.

Paperback    £14.95

9781903998793
Published: May 2006 | Green Books


Dig Your Hands in the Dirt

Teaches you to find, mix, and sculpt the right mud; develop group goals and vision, and translate simple, natural (and easy to draw) patterns into sophisticated and complex designs.

Paperback    £10.95

9780967984667
Published: May 2006 | Hand Print Press


Building with Cob

This book demonstrates how to apply the ancient technique of building with cob to contemporary situations. With detailed illustrations, this manual features step-by-step instructions for creating cob structures.

Paperback    £24.99

9781903998724
Published: February 2006 | Green Books


This is the story of how one man used local resources, ingenuity, imagination, and patience to create a homestead powered by the sun.

Paperback    £17.95

9780964511170
Published: January 1995 | Fowler Enterprises