Princeton University Library Catalog

Essential light straw clay construction : the complete step-by-step guide / Lydia Doleman.

Author:
Doleman, Lydia, 1976- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, [2017]
Description:
ix, 117 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
Series:
Sustainable building essentials. [More in this series]
Summary note:
"Light straw clay--straw mixed with clay slip--is a code compliant high-performance, low-impact building material with excellent insulation and moisture handling qualities. This highly illustrated step-by-step guide to light straw clay for stud, timber, pole, and other framing styles covers material specifications and best use, mixing and installation, retrofits, code compliance, and finishing and maintenance."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction -- Rationale -- Appropriate use -- Building science notes -- Material specifications -- Design options : framing systems and form options -- Design notes, details, and budgeting -- Construction procedures -- Finishes -- Maintenance and renovation -- Building codes -- Tools.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Light straw clay construction
ISBN:
  • 0865718431 (paperback)
  • 9780865718432 (paperback)
OCLC:
959034874
Other standard number:
  • 99974581593
RCP:
C - S