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Warm House Cool House free pdf We all want to minimise our environmental impact, but we donAEt always know how. In this new edition of the best selling Warm House Cool House , respected Australian architect Nick Hollo provides valuable advice, illustrated by more than 100 inspiring contemporary examples of low-energy housing design, to help keep our homes cool in summer and warm in winter with little or no cooling and heating by appliances. The book shows how we can live comfortably without air conditioning in Far North Queensland, be cosy and bushfire-proof in the Australian Alps, and cope with temperature fluctuations in cities like Melbourne and Adelaide. From project and kit homes to new architect-designed houses, renovations and extensions, these low-energy principles can easily be incorporated into every home. Whether you are planning to renovate, build or buy, this book offers clever ideas on how to make any house, anywhere, an environmentally sustainable, comfortable and attractive place to live in, all year round, while keeping electricity, gas and water bills comfortably low.

About Nick Hollo

Nick Hollo is an architect and an employee at the Sydney Harbor Federation Trust, which is responsible for creating public places and remediating and conserving heritage of former defense sites. He is also a former architecture professor at the Ahmadu Bello University in Nigeria and at the University of Sydney. Jamie Durie is a landscaper and Australian television personality. He is formerly the host of shows which include "Backyard Blitz" and "Renovation Rescue." He is the author of "Patio" and "The Outdoor Room."

Details Book

Author : Nick Hollo
Publisher : UNSW Press
Data Published : 01 November 2011
ISBN : 1742232965
EAN : 9781742232966
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 272 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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