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A Guide to Construction Quality - The 7 Steps to a Proper Assembly
By OAC Management
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
A Guide to Construction Quality is an easy to use reference guide for the most commonly used construction assemblies in the industry. The reader will be able to quickly reference the 7 critical steps needed to assure a proper assembly and delivery of a quality product. Written for anybody working on the job site, from Project Managers to Craftsmen. A must read for anyone in construction!
Inspect2Code - Residential Inspection Field Guide
By Brian Coombs
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 37,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
A checklist format guides the user through common elements found in residential construction. Chapters begin with foundations and end with a final inspection for a certificate of occupancy. Code reference numbers are found at the end of each inspection item and link to over 380 code sections located within the book.
How to build Your Home?
By Dr. Mohamed A. El-Reedy
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 48,160. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
The aim of this book is to help and assess anyone who need to start build his house by providing him the required information to be capable to understand the steps and the risk for his project. In addition to that the book summaries all the main items that is included in most of the houses with a clear specification that can help the owner, the engineer or any supervisor or contractor.
Is Your Home Making You Sick
By Tammy Borges
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
"Is Your Home Making You Sick" brings to light the serious and potentially life threatening conditions that may exist in any given home. This guide provides information to determine their existence and how to treat them. The ignorance of these dangerous conditions can cause illness and in extreme cases death.
How to Make a Homemade Wooden Bedside Cabinet
By Bill Rosoman
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
How to Make a Homemade Wooden Bedside Cabinet These are the complete plans and construction information needed How to Make a Homemade Wooden Bedside Cabinet. I have included both Imperial (inches) and Metric (millimetres) in these projects. Keywords Homemade Furniture Furniture Wooden Furniture Handmade Furniture DIY Projects Make your own Furniture Beside Cabinet
How to Make a Homemade Wooden Folding Chair
By Bill Rosoman
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
How to Make a Homemade Wooden Folding Chair These are the complete plans and construction information needed to Make a Handmade and Homemade Wooden Folding Chair. I have included both Imperial (inches) and Metric (millimetres) in these projects.
Simplified Bracket Stair Building
By Greg Vanden Berge
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
If you looking for a step-by-step instruction booklet on building stairs, you're in the right place. We took stair building to the next level by adding plenty of easy to follow illustrations, tips and pictures. That's not all though, I'm going to provide you with lots of of free videos, articles, pictures and access to a website, that's devoted almost entirely to building stairs.
Professional Stairway Building Secrets
By Greg Vanden Berge
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book was designed for stair builders and construction professionals who are familiar with basic stair building techniques, but are looking for a few more secrets of the trade. This book will cover sloping treads for exterior stairways that require some type of drainage, how to use undercuts instead of overhangs, floor and tread variations, drywall skirt board spacers, plywood ledgers and
100+ Tips for Building with Metal SIPs
By Jeffrey Domb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design
A guide for homeowners, contractors, designers and building officials on building with metal faced structural insulated panels.
Advanced Stair Stringer Layout Methods
By Greg Vanden Berge
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
If you're interested in advancing your skills as a stair builder or someone who desperately needs to understand the fundamentals of stair stringer layout, then the advanced methods inside this book, we'll take you to the next level. Master Stair Builder - Greg Vanden Berge will share some of the extraordinary fundamentals as well as advanced techniques, few carpenters in the world are familiar
Simplified Floor Tile Installation
By Greg Vanden Berge
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
If you're handy with a few tools and love working on your own projects, because you get real satisfaction from doing things like this on your own, but need a little more information about laying tile floors, this book and the helpful video links inside of it, will provide you with practically everything you need to know.
Flower City
By Jean-Nichol Dufour
Price: Free! Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Important revision 2014 coming in december. This is part 8 of a 10 books suite. This one is the continuation of the life reality description; I will start describing how the reality will be given birth, but the main emphasis will be on the creation of the first flower city. Along with that there will be many basic drawings of how the first flower city will wor
How to Write Construction Programmes & Schedules
By Richard Emms
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
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. This inspirational book teaches a logical order that can be applied to any project, therefore it’s a ‘must have’ for all construction and project managers.
Simplified Stair Building
By Greg Vanden Berge
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry
If you looking for a step-by-step instruction booklet on building stairs, you're in the right place. We took stair building to the next level by adding plenty of easy to follow illustrations, tips and pictures. That's not all though, I'm going to provide you with lots of of free videos, articles, pictures and access to a website, that's devoted almost entirely to building stairs.
Microsoft Project Scheduling - Multiple Shift Work
By Michael T. Callahan
Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
CCL was conducting a recent CPM training seminar when a question was asked about scheduling in shifts using Microsoft Project. Microsoft Project does not recognize shifts. This creates challenges especially when the work is occurring during multiple shifts in a day.
501 Contractor Tips
By Greg Vanden Berge
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Construction
This book is full of my personal successes and failures as a contractor and construction worker. It's been a long journey and I'm sure there's more lessons to learn in the future. I'm sharing some of the ones I've already experienced, in hopes that you will learn to profit from them.