This comprehensive guide explains how to make better use of old buildings to minimise their environmental impact and reduce their carbon footprint. The book also presents a tool which helps to avoid mistakes during the renovation and retrofitting process and to indicate the best solutions based on specific factors and building´s conditions.
The guide is the results of a project called "Mitigation of climate change in historic buildings" which was implemented with Croatia Green Building Council.
The book is addressed to a broad audience that wants to know how to:
- improve the health and wellbeing of old buildings
- reduce the carbon footprint
- ventilate well the interior of the building while also avoid high heating costs
- not jeopardize the historic and aesthetic value of old buildings
Read the book here.