Daily Archives: October 21, 2015
Download ebook HomeTech Kitchen & Bath Cost Estimator : Washington 6, Bellingham & Vicinity – Hometech Publishing
In conjunction with the National Kitchen & Bath Association, HomeTech Publishing has produced the Kitchen & Bath Cost Estimator. This book has the same easy-to-use format as our other cost estimators, with greatly expanded plumbing and cabinet sections covering the newest products and techniques. The plumbing section has over 50 pages, including 7 pages of […]
Download ebook Decorative Arts in Georgia : Historic Sites, Historic Contexts – Georgia Museum of Art, Ashley Callahan, William U Eiland
Edited by Ashley Callahan, curator of decorative arts, this book contains the lectures presented at the third Henry D. Green Symposium of the Decorative Arts, which was held at the museum in February 2006. Essays include: John C. Waters, "The Role of the House Museum in Georgia: Evolution and Recent Development"; Erick D. Montgomery, "Recreating […]
This comprehensive reference describes innovative design practices which will improve efficiency and cut utility costs. It contains new computer approaches to assist the reader in evaluating HVAC systems and optimizing performance, and in learning how to calculate daylighting requirements and benefits, and in the application of cost-effective evaporative chilling techniques.
To provide basic information on wind energy and wind power technology, NCCER is developing a stand-alone module entitled Introduction to Wind Energy. This module defines how wind generates power, discusses the two wind turbine types (horizontal and vertical-axis), and covers the advantages and disadvantages of wind-generated electricity. This module is the first in a series […]
After working for a major corporation all of her adult life, author Ruth Bouldes retired early and oversaw the design and creation of her home. During the construction process, she realized she was gaining a wealth of knowledge that she needed to share, particularly with other single women. While Bouldes' experience stemmed from having a […]
Download ebook Metal 95 : Proceedings of the International Conference on Metal Conservation Held at Semur en Auxois, France, 25-28 September 1995 – Ian D. Macleod
These proceedings cover all aspects of the conservation of metallic materials from ancient objects to modern architectural structures. New developments are presented in the field of metals conservation such as those for modern objects (submarines, supersonic planes, radar etc) but also for large archaeological or inductrial collections. A few papers in French.
Trim Carpentry examines, step-by-step, the specific tasks assigned to the finish carpenter. A valuable resource for anyone pursuing a career, or interest, within the trim carpentry field, this book focuses on the techniques and methods required of all finish jobs. From installing and trimming interior doors, casing windows and installing cabinets, this book is a […]
Download ebook Advanced Materials, Structures and Mechanical Engineering 2015 : Proceedings of the International Conference on Advanced Materials, Structures and Mechanical Engineering, Incheon, South Korea, May 29-31, 2015 – Mosbeh Kaloop
The International Conference on Advanced Materials, Structures and Mechanical Engineering 2015 (ICAMSME 2015) was held on May 29-31, Incheon, South-Korea. The conference was attended by scientists, scholars, engineers and students from universities, research institutes and industries all around the world to present ongoing research activities. This proceedings volume assembles papers from various professionals engaged in […]
Download ebook Fire Fighting Equipment: Part 2 : Hose Couplings, Connectors and Branch Pipe and Nozzle Connections –Read More
Download ebook Buildings (Emergent Reader) – Betsey Chessen, Pamela Chanko, Susan Canizares, S Berger
Illustrations and simple text present some of the materials which are used to make different types of buildings.
Highways in Jordan are typically designed and constructed to last at least twenty years. However, it is not uncommon to see flushing; rutting and cracking in asphalt pavements well before that period, especially in areas exposed to harsh environmental conditions and heavy traffic loadings. The superior performance asphalt pavements (SUPERPAVE) system was developed to give […]
Brings together leading cases on building contracts to illustrate legal principles. The text includes a statement of the principle established, a summary of the facts and the decision and, for most cases, a verbatim extract of the judgement. It includes a number of new cases since the last edition in 1990.
How to Light a historic interior appropriately – or create a realistic period look – can be a perplexing problem. Few people want to return to the days when light came mainly from candles, kerosene, gas or available sunlight. But acceptable ways of re-creating old lighting do exist, and Lighting for Historic Buildings shows how […]
Download ebook Special Report : Prevention of Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus Failures – Department of Homeland Security Fema, U S Fire Administration, National Fire Data Center
Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) are one of the most important items of personal protective equipment used by firefighters and rescue personnel. SCBA allow firefighters to enter hazardous environments to perform essential interior operations including offensive fire attack, victim search, rescue and removal, ventilation, and overhaul. They are also used at non-fire incidents involving hazardous materials […]