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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



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Publisher Comments:

Whether you're pouring a concrete walkway or staking out the excavation for a basement foundation, doing the job right demands a thorough knowledge of concrete construction techniques. In Working with Concrete, veteran builder Rick Arnold explains everything from mix characteristics and formwork options to waterproofing details and repair procedures. You'll benefit from Arnold's years as a general contractor, framer, and foundation contractor as he offers time- and money-saving advice that comes from understanding the subject from all angles. Get the rock-solid results youre after with this comprehensive guide to building with concrete.

This book will enable you to:

prepare a site for excavation evaluate soil conditions lay out footings and foundation walls use site-made and manufactured forms install proper reinforcement in footings, walls, and flat work estimate and order ready-mix concrete test and evaluate concrete quality before the pour build walkways, patios, steps, and slabs from start to finish

Synopsis:

- Over 1.2 million copies sold in Taunton's For Pros/By Pros series

About the Author

Based in Rhode Island, Rick Arnold has been a professional builder for over 20 years. A contributing editor to Fine Homebuilding magazine, Arnold has written numerous articles about construction and remodeling. He also conducts seminars for builders at trade shows and conferences across the country. 

Product Details

ISBN:
9781561586141
Author:
Arnold, Rick
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Author:
Arnold, R.
Author:
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Author:
Sons, &.
Location:
Newtown, CT
Subject:
General
Subject:
Engineering - Civil
Subject:
Methods & Materials
Subject:
Concrete construction
Subject:
Construction - General
Subject:
Construction & Construction Trades
Subject:
General House & Home
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
For Pros By Pros
Series Volume:
107-739
Publication Date:
20030531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
10.9 x 8.5 x 0.41 in 1.4 lb

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