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MADE IN AMERICA Sustainable Building Products + Materials
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by William R. Parks. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
"Made in America – Sustainable Building Products + Materials" is a resource guide that promotes American made residential and non-residential products and materials. Compiled by Robert A. Wozniak, Associate Professor, Pennsylvania College of Technology, Williamsport, PA. The publisher is William R. Parks – http://www.wrparks.com Buying 5% more U.S. made products creates 220,000 jobs!
Housing for the Urban Homeless
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Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
This short technical paper describes a technology method for restoring old buildings at very low cost. These restored structures can be used to provide housing for the homeless. An example structure is provided along with the basic calculations.
Is Your Home Making You Sick
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
How to Write Construction Programmes & Schedules
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 13,450. 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 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.
Simplified Stair Building
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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
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Price: $3.00 USD. 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.