Daily Archives: March 22, 2016
Download ebook Fundamentals of Fire Protection for the Safety Professional – Lon H. Ferguson, Dr. Christopher A. Janicak
Fundamentals of Fire Protection for the Safety Professional takes an in-depth look at fire hazards in the workplace-from the substances required to do business to the building construction itself?-and provides practical fire safety principles that can be applied in any work environment. Readers will learn how to develop emergency action plans and fire prevention plans, […]
Identifies and explains the materials and steps involved in building a house from foundation to rooftop
Rick Lasky and John Salka are two of the most dynamic and inspirational leaders in the fire service. Their book, Five Alarm Leadership, is a compilation of leadership lessons learned, situations handled, decisions made, and problems solved during their combined 60-plus years of fire service experience. Also included is a special introduction by Chief (ret.) […]
Concrete is a global material that underwrites commercial wellbeing and social development. There is no substitute that can be used on the same engineering scale and its sustainability, expolitation and further development are imperatives to creating and maintaing a healthy economy and environment worldwide. The pressure for change and improvement of performance is relentless and […]
Download ebook HomeTech Handyman Cost Estimator : Florida 5, Tallahassee & Vicinity – Hometech Publishing
Our HomeTech Publishing Handyman Cost Estimator will give the ability to price small jobs (under $4000) with the speed and accuracy HomeTech Publishing products have been delivering for over 45 years. This comprehensive system is laid out the same as the HomeTech Publishing Remodeling & Renovation Cost Estimator with the same 25 divisions from Plans […]
Download ebook 10th International Conference for the International Institute for Infrastructure Resilience and Reconstruction : Collaboration for Effective Disaster M – Randy R Rapp
The Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference of the International Institute for Infrastructure Renewal and Reconstruction (I3R2) bring together a great deal of useful research about improving built infrastructure planning, design, response, and recovery for disastrous events. The subject matter is as broad as the backgrounds of the authors, their organizations, and the many regions […]
Download ebook HomeTech Kitchen & Bath Cost Estimator : Illinois 4, Rockford & 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 […]
The book discusses combining timber and glass, two eco materials, with a view to developing an optimal contemporary energy-efficient house with an attractive design. Furthermore, the book connects an architectural design approach with structural research to show the possibilities of stabilizing the building with an increased size of the glazing. Research results where the glazing […]
Download ebook Home Inspection Checklists : 111 Illustrated Checklists and Worksheets You Need Before Buying a Home – Norman Becker
A prospective home buyer's guide to evaluating a property, inside and out – loaded with inspection checklists, worksheets, charts, checklists, and photographs. This is a must-have for anyone considering a new or used home purchase.
When you're in the field, you need fast, easy-to-access information. You also need thorough coverage of the very latest, most essential content. The DEWALT Electrical Professional Reference 2011 Code gives you the best of both worlds – in a handy pocket-sized package! The book delves into areas critical for success in an electrical professional's career, […]
Written for the Cskills Awards Level 1 Diploma in Bricklaying, this book has been developed in partnership with Leeds College of Building to bring you up-to-date and expert knowledge of bricklaying. Also relevant for the City & Guilds qualifications.
Download ebook Flame Retardants '92 : Proceedings of the Flame Retardants '92 Conference Held at Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Westminster, London, 22-23 January 1992 – Plastics and Rubber Institute
This book contains the proceedings of the fifth conference in this important series which brings together manufacturers and users with legislators, fire test experts and fire scientists. The twenty-five papers included have a strong emphasis on practical applications.
Download ebook Refurbishing Occupied Buildings : Management of Risk Under the CDM Regulations – Peter McLennan, Bev Nutt, Roger Walters
A significant proportion of the construction industry is currently involved with the refurbishment of occupied premises. This easy and concise reference guide aims to assist clients, planning supervisors, designers and contractors in this area to be aware of their obligations under the existing regulations. Based around the CDM regulations, it draws information from Health and […]
Robin Barry's Construction of Buildings was first published in 1958 in 5 volumes, rapidly becoming a standard text on construction. In its current 2 volume format Barry remains hugely popular with both students and lecturers of construction and related disciplines. The third edition of Barry's Advanced Construction of Buildings expands and deepens your understanding of […]