Green Building & Sustainability

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  1. Book ImageSalvage Secrets Two-Book Set

    Joanne Palmisano, Susan Teare

    Award-winning design guru Joanna Palmisano's Salvage Secrets and Salvage Secrets Design & Decor, now available in a two-book set.More

  2. Book ImageSalvage Secrets Design & Decor: Transform Your Home with Reclaimed Materials

    Joanne Palmisano, Susan Teare

    A visually sumptuous idea book, showcasing an eclectic array of interior design possibilities using salvaged goods.More

  3. Book ImageUrgent Architecture: 40 Sustainable Housing Solutions for a Changing World

    Bridgette Meinhold

    Disaster-proof, environmentally friendly housing solutions for a changing climate.More

  4. Book ImageGreening the Landscape: Strategies for Environmentally Sound Practice

    Adam Regn Arvidson

    A guide to improving the environmental performance of any landscape through the use of green construction and maintenance.More

  5. Book ImageSalvage Secrets: Transforming Reclaimed Materials into Design Concepts

    Joanne Palmisano, Susan Teare

    A striking how-to guide and four-color visual tour presenting design possibilities using a range of salvaged materials.More

  6. Book ImageUnderstanding Green Building Materials

    Traci Rose Rider, Stacy Glass, Jessica McNaughton

    A companion to Understanding Green Building Guidelines, this primer explains green building products—what they are and how to choose them.More

  7. Book ImageGreening Modernism: Preservation, Sustainability, and the Modern Movement

    Carl Stein

    Greening Modernism addresses the interrelationships between sustainability, architectural preservation, and the Modern movement and places these issues into historical perspective.More

  8. Book ImageRematerial: From Waste to Architecture

    Alejandro Bahamón, Maria Camila Sanjinés

    How someone else’s waste can become the next designer’s building material.More

  9. Book ImageTadelakt

    Michael Johannes Ochs

    The first comprehensive description of an old Moroccan plaster technique that creates unique, sensual, natural effects.More

  10. Book ImageUnderstanding Green Building Guidelines: For Students and Young Professionals

    Traci Rose Rider

    Summarizes the main issues and strategies of the forceful and fast-paced green building movement.More

  11. Book ImageGreen Roofs in Sustainable Landscape Design

    Steven L. Cantor, Steven Peck

    A popular design trend, green roofs make private and public buildings inviting and environmentally friendly.More

  12. Book ImageWindow Systems for High-Performance Buildings

    John Carmody, Stephen Selkowitz, Eleanor S. Lee, Et Al.

    A guide to essential window design issues, technologies, and applications for designers, specifiers, and builders.More

  13. Book ImageWetland Design: Principles and Practices for Landscape Architects and Land-Use Planners

    Robert L. France

    Wetlands combine the beauty of both aesthetic form and ecological function in a way that few other landforms can match.More

  14. Book ImageEnergy Efficient Buildings: Architecture, Engineering, and Environment

    Wayne Forster, Dean Hawkes

    An examination of how energy efficiency can be enhanced by integrating advances in architecture and engineering.More

  15. Book ImageRoof Gardens: History, Design, and Construction

    Theodore H. Osmundson

    In the first comprehensive study published in English, respected landscape architect Theodore Osmundson provides the practical information professionals need to be able to include well-designed and well-constructed roof gardens in their projects.More