5 edition of Australian Earth-Covered Building (Australian Natural History Series) found in the catalog.
Australian Earth-Covered Building (Australian Natural History Series)
July 1999 by New South Wales Univ Pr Ltd .
Written in English
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Baggs, S. (Sydney), David W. Baggs, and Joan C. Baggs. New ed. Australian earth-covered gton, NSW, Australia, New South Wales University Press. An earth shelter is a structure (usually a house) with earth against the walls, on the roof, or that is entirely buried underground.. Earth acts as thermal mass, making it easier to maintain a steady indoor air temperature and therefore reduces energy costs for heating or cooling.. Earth sheltering became relatively popular after the mid s, especially among environmentalists.
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