Building Country Comforts : Filled with timeless ideas and inspiration, Building Country Comforts focuses on the lives of people who built homes and secondary structures in harmony with their natural surroundings. These intrepid individuals used timeless building techniques that are doable by nonprofessionals, from framing walls and windows to setting floor joints and building roofs. The stories reveal the successes, mistake, and even later renovations, as well as the personal dreams of those who experienced this back-to-nature process. Praised by both the Whole Earth Catalog and Mother Earth News for their detailed construction advice and contribution to the homesteading movement, these stories are essential to a library on sustainable, back-to-basics living. Learn from the successes and challenges - and share the personal dreams - of those who went back to nature to build themselves a home.
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