Category Archives: architecture
Download ebook Basic Construction Materials – Theodore W. Marotta, John C. Coffey, Cynthia LaFleur-Brown, Christine LaPlante
Basic Construction Methods, Eighth Edition, offers an in-depth introduction to the real-world application of some of the most fundamental materials used in construction today. This informative and practical text reflects the latest industry standards from ASTM and ACI and fully prepares students for entry into the construction industry or for further study in construction methods, […]
Download ebook Hot Water from the Sun : A Consumer Guide to Solar Water Heating – Franklin Research Center, US Department of Housing and Urban Development, US Department of Energy, Beth McPherson
This guide has been written by experts in the field to provide you, a consumer, with information about the use of solar energy to heat the water you use in your home. It is no secret that energy costs have been rising rapidly in the past several years, and that conventional sources of energy are […]
Download ebook We'll Call You If We Need You : Experiences of Women Working in Construction – Susan Eisenberg
Susan Eisenberg began her electrical apprenticeship in 1978, the year President Jimmy Carter set goals and timetables for the hiring of women on federally assisted construction projects and for the inclusion of women in apprenticeship programs. Eisenberg expected not only a challenging job and the camaraderie of a labor union but also the chance to […]
These cards will challenge your recall of important definitions and terms for the LEED(R) 2009 Operations & Maintenance exam. Quickly review important concepts for the LEED 2009 Operations & Maintenance exam * Can be used front-to-back, or back-to-front * Helps you memorize important information * Increases your problem-solving speed * Improves your confidence 400 cards […]
Download ebook Hanscomb Yardsticks for Costing : Cost Data for the Canadian Construction Industry; Metric and Imperial – John Ware, John H FergusonRead More
Download ebook Stonework : Techniques and Projects – All the Information Needed to Use Stone Indoors and Out – Charles McRaven
Readers will learn to collect and handle stone while creating walls, stairs, pools, and even waterfalls.
Download ebook Construction Materials Manual – Manfred Hegger, Volker Auch-Schwelk, Matthias Fuchs, Thorsten Rosenkranz
Eine Ubersicht fur Architekten, die auch die Bedeutung der Baustoffwahl fur die sinnliche Wahrnehmung von Architektur wie Haptik, Geruch, Farbe, Oberflachenstruktur berucksichtigen. Alle wesentlichen herkommlichen und neuartigen Baustoffe werden hinsichtlich Herstellung, Verarbeitung, Oberflachen, Anschlussen und Kenndaten umfassend dokumentiert.
Introduces fire engines, the firefighters who work in them, some of the gear that they carry, and the work that they do.