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Natural building involves construction with materials that have undergone less processing and manufacturing than conventional synthetic building products. Wherever possible the materials are renewable, originating from crops, and are obtained locally.
Natural Building – Materials and Techniques discusses the advantages and disadvantages of various materials and provides a detailed consideration of the main forms of natural construction (earth, straw, timber). This beautifully illustrated book also covers; green and natural roofs, lime and masonry, insulation, paints and finishes plus planning and regulatory issues.
Author Tom Woolley