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April 16, 2014

Preventing Deforestation Manages Resources & Controls Climate Change

Preventing Deforestation Manages Resources and Combats Climate Change (via Green Building Elements)

Much of what we write about for green building concerns wood and forests, an incredibly valuable renewable resource for this planet; deforestation, similar to what is occurring on the Congo Basin, must be checked and stopped. Citizens, companies and…

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New Prefab Book of Note: Prefabulous World

New Prefab Book of Note: Prefabulous World (via Green Building Elements)

As we have been writing a series about green prefab homes, the timing could be no better for the release of “Prefabulous World – Energy Efficient and Sustainable Homes Around the Globe,” a new book by Sheri Koones. As we have been writing a series…

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April 9, 2014

Smart Books for Builders: “Making Better Buildings”

Smart Books for Builders: “Making Better Buildings” (via Green Building Elements)

“Making Better Buildings” by Chris Magwood is a smart and user-friendly book for green builders Ask a builder, architect, or contractor to look at the Table of Contents this guide to sustainable construction and they will feel confident in having…

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