Adobe Homes is filled with practical tips, gorgeous pictures, useful construction drawings, and step-by-step help for anyone looking to build adobe, whether a professional or a homeowner. There are tips on earthquake resistance for locations with seismic concerns. There is extensive guidance on the often-overlooked issue of setting up your site to mix, mould, dry, store, and build with adobe bricks. The book gets into finishes, integrating windows and doors, and a lot more.
Published 2010. Full-colour photos throughout, 185 pages
Chelsea Green Publishing