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How to Build a Tiny Portable House - With Plans and Instructions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry
The tiny house movement is gaining momentum and popularity for it cost effectiveness and simplicity. People who support this movement are happy to live in a downsized home -- their tiny house is a lifestyle that they adopt/adapt and are happy in doing so. While one might argue the disadvantages of living in a tiny space, the financial freedom that it brings along cannot be disregarded.
How to Write Construction Programmes & Schedules
You set the price! Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
This book will help managers in construction to write programmes effectively. With first hand experience the author uses a ‘fit out’ project to guide you through a series of simple steps from receipt of tender through to the final programme using Asta and Microsoft Project software. The book teaches a logical order that's applied to any project, therefore a ‘must' for project and site managers.
Construction Guide For New Investors in Real Estate - With 5 Ready to Build Contractor Spec House Plans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry
Several factors have made more and more people to opt out of stock market investments and into the lucrative real estate industry. Unlike most of the other forms of investments, buying or constructing homes involve minimal risks while investors are always guaranteed of profits.
Tiny House Builder - How to Build a Simple Wooden House - Step By Step Guide With Over 100 Pictures and Plans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry
It is everyone’s dream to own a home in a quiet, secluded and serene environment. Owning such a home offers total privacy and a therapeutic experience that can’t be found elsewhere. Regardless of whether it is the primary or secondary residence, it offers the perfect getaway during weekends and holidays.
Building Construction Technology - A Useful Guide - Part 1
Series: Building Construction Technology - A Useful Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » College Guides
"Arguably the best supplement to any textbook in Building Construction you are likely to come across in your career in Construction. Unpretentious in title but very serious in content". For use by Students on construction-related courses, Apprentice Carpenters, Building Surveyors, Architects, Interior Designers, Property Professionals, Builders, Lecturers, and more.
Mechatronics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Mechanical
Mechatronics, even though the term may not sound familiar but it was originated long back in 1969. This is just another field of engineering that multiplies different subfield such as mechanics, electronics, electrical, computer science engineering, control engineering and more. Basically, this is considered as the combination of mechanical engineering and electronics.
Building Construction Technology - A Useful Guide - Part 2
Series: Building Construction Technology - A Useful Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » College Guides
"Arguably the best supplement to any textbook in Building Construction you are likely to come across in your career in Construction. Unpretentious in title but very serious in content". For use by Students on construction-related courses, Apprentice Carpenters, Building Surveyors, Architects, Interior Designers, Property Professionals, Builders, Lecturers, and more.
26’ x 30’ Monitor Barn Plans With Loft
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry
John Davidson John has been drawing homes barns and garages since 1984. He has drawn over 500 homes and over 1000 garages and barns. John started a family drafting business called Specialized Design Systems (SDSPlans).
How to Build a Pole Barn Chicken Coop - Instructions and Plans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Carpentry
Table of Contents Table of Contents Things to consider before constructing a Coop: How to build a pole barn chicken coop: Plans for a Pole Barn Chicken Coop: 12’ X 16’ Chicken Coop Pole Barn Option 12’ x 16’ Chicken Coop Plans Framed Version Links to Download PDF Version of Plans for Printing How to Print Plans Chicken Coop Must Haves: Chicken Breeds: Classification of Breeds:
Robotics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2018 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Robotics
The robotics is the term used for the study of the science robots. The robots were developed by the humans as a measure to create a helping hand for themselves that would make the work easy and would require less time for its completion with great accuracy and precision.
Adventures in Project Management: Denver International Airport
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by Brithe Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Project Management, Essay » Business
Adventures in Project Management: Denver International Airport Denver International Airport was the first new airport in the United States for decades. It took four years and close to $1B, one of the largest projects in history. In 1985 the city...
Make Your Smartphone 007 Smart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016 and represented by alanpearce.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Telecommunications
The smartphone in your pocket can easily be turned into a high-tech spy tool and counter-surveillance device to rival anything that Ian Fleming’s Q might have dreamt up. You can communicate secretly, browse the web anonymously, access the Deep Web and hidden networks, view banned content, download privately and continue using Twitter and Facebook if their services are ever blocked locally.
Fish Farming In Your Backyard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Fisheries & Aquaculture, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Farming, Fishing, & Forestry
Farming fish in your backyard is somewhat similar to growing vegetables or flowers in your home garden. You will be able to feed your family and friends fresh fish throughout the year.
In Search of Lethality: Green Ammo and the M855A1 Enhanced Performance Round
You set the price! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Inventions
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In 2010 the Army fielded new rifle ammunition to its soldiers in Afghanistan. Developed as part of a lead-free ammunition program, the new rifle bullet produced a storm of outrage from the firearms community, who derided the new ammunition as needless “green wash” at a time when troops were dying in combat. This is the story of how "green" became "more lethal".
How To Garden For Goats: Gardening, Foraging, Small-Scale Grain and Hay, & More
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This little eBook discusses why feeding your goats from your garden is a good idea, what they can eat from the garden, preparation involved, foraging wild food, feeding canning leftovers and kitchen scraps, small scale grain and hay growing, stover, sprouting grain, hydroponic foddering, plus how to make your own vitamin and mineral
Achtbanen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: Dutch. Published: July 5, 2013 by e-Publikant. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General)
Wetenschapsjournalist Django Mathijsen duikt in de fun, fysiologie en fysica van achtbanen en onderwerpt vooraanstaande achtbanenbouwers aan een kruisverhoor.
Cloaking: An Essay
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Sensors, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Military Science
Cloaking submarine noise by mixing 'out of sync' sound with the craft noise to smooth out rarefaction and compression in the medium. Cloaking radar signature, light signature by similar means to cloak aircraft. Some other types of camouflage and cloaking are discussed, including contoured video transmission.
A Simple Guide for Growing Organic Mushrooms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Mushrooms are a group of fleshy saprophytic fungi that are found growing on dead organic matter. Over 10,000 species of mushrooms are believed to be found naturally growing in moist, damp forests and soils rich in organic matter throughout the world. Among these, some are edible while others are toxic. A few species of mushrooms are known for their medicinal properties.
Basic Air Conditioning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
This is a basic ac repair book. there will be more in the series covering motors, compressors heating elements, etc.
How to Pass the PMP Exam on Your Second Attempt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Project Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
If you failed the PMP exam on your first attempt and are confused about how to pass the exam the next time, this book is for you. This eBook explains everything, from analyzing your failure, learning from, it and how to prepare for your next attempt.