Daily Archives: April 19, 2016
Download ebook Hometech Handyman Maintenance and Repair Cost Estimator : Illinois 04 – Rockford & Vicinity –Read More
Giving you a combination of general principles, applied practice and information on the state-of-the-art, this book will give you the information you need to incorporate the latest systems and technologies into your building projects. It focuses on a number of important issues, such as: * Network communication protocols and standards, including the application of the […]
Download ebook Building Backyard Structures : Sheds, Barns, Bins, Gazebos and Other Outdoor Construction – Paul Levine, Tom Bengal, Don Thornton, Levin
Do you need places to keep the things that make outdoor living so enjoyable? Complete instructions cover the basics of of small shed building that are common to all the projects, along with tips on planning, selecting materials, and choosing a style and color that looks good, as well as technical aspects of selecting a […]
Download ebook Guide to Diagnosis and Appraisal of AAR Damage to Concrete in Structures: Diagnosis (AAR 6.1) Part 1 – Bruno Godart, Mario de Rooij, Jonathan Wood
This book describes procedures and methodologies used predominantly to obtain a diagnosis of damaged concrete possibly caused by Alkali-Aggregate Reaction (AAR). It has two primary objectives, namely firstly to identify the presence of AAR reaction, and whether or not the reaction is the primary or contributory cause of damage in the concrete; and secondly, to […]
Download ebook 2012 International Building Code Commentary Combo (Vol. 1 & 2) CD ROM – International Code Council (ICC), International Code Council, Bobby Person
From the highly acclaimed International Code Commentary series comes an electronic resource that puts the entire content of the 2012 INTERNATIONAL BUILDING CODE COMMENTARY at your fingertips. This value-laden CD-ROM combines the content of volumes one and two, in an effort to give users a solid and comprehensive working knowledge of the code. With more […]
Presents contributions from authors who have presented work at the World Energy Engineering Congress and various related conferences. Papers detail technologies and new tools to improve the efficiency of buildings and industrial plants. Emphasis is placed on changes in the energy marketplace as a result of global warming policy initiatives and a deregulated environment. Case […]
The amount and variety of waste that humanity dumps in landfill sites is nothing short of a scandal, believes Rafat Siddique, of Deemed University in Patiala, India. Instead, we ought to be building new homes out of it! Siddique shows in this important book that many non-hazardous waste materials and by-products which are landfilled, can […]
Download ebook Complete Guide to Building with Rocks & Stone : Stonework Projects and Techniques Explained Simply – Brenda Flynn
Humans have been building with stone for thousands of years, dating back to the ancient pyramids and the Sphinx. This text is designed to walk homeowners through the process of developing, planning, and implementing a stone building project.
Download ebook Renovating and Restyling Older Homes : The Professional's Guide to Maximum Value Remodeling – Lawrence Dworin
With the help of this book you can repair older homes economically – offering your customers more than their money's worth, and more profits in your pocket without getting bogged down in never-ending repairs.
For freshman/sophomore/junior-level courses in Introduction to Law Enforcement, Municipal Police Operations, and Police Systems and Practices. This text provides students with a thorough exploration of the many facets of today's policing-starting with the role of today's police officer. It offers a mixture of theory and practicality highlighted by real experiences, observations, and anecdotes.
All buildings are ultimately the products of building cultures-complex systems of people, relationships, rules, and habits in which design and building are anchored. In this book of thirteen chapter-essays, Davis uses historical, contemporary and cross-cultural examples to describe the structure of such cultures and how they are reflected in the form of buildings and cities. […]