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Publisher Comments:

The Book Builders Turn to When They Need an Answer FAST!<P>Whether you're a construction professional who needs a solution-oriented, quick-find manual or a homeowner who wants help tackling tough weekend repairs, "Builder's Instant Answers" is the on-the-job resource you should always keep within reach. It's the one book you can count on to solve even the most difficult building problem in minutes! "Builder's Instant Answers" features just enough text to answer your question — but not waste your time — and all the charts, photos, illustrations, and tables you need to speed to a solution. <P>Great for carrying on-site in toolboxes and glove compartments, as well as pockets, "Builder's Instant Answers" includes references to current building codes and covers: <BR>* Floor, Wall, and Ceiling Framing <BR>* Plumbing, HVAC, and Electrical Overview <BR>* Floors and Stairs <BR>* Roof Types and Installation <BR>* Window and Door Installation <BR>* Insulation and Drywall <BR>* Interior Flooring and Ceilings <BR>* Cabinet Types and Construction <BR>* Exterior Finishes <BR>* Landscaping <BR>* And much more! <P>Portable, simple, and efficient, "Builder's Instant Answers" is the book you'll turn to when you need the right answer, instantly.

Synopsis:

Quick, accurate answers to even the toughest questions Portable, simple, well-illustrated with just enough text to get the job done, these handy titles provide busy professionals with fingertip access to the solutions they need to solve even the most difficult problem--in a flash This reference features:

* Numerous charts, tables, photos, and many other visual elements

* Calculations and quick reference information to help you do your job faster and easier

* Fast fact notations with important items stressed

* Features references to current building codes

* Includes floor, wall, and ceiling framing; plumbing, HVAC and electrical overview, and floors and stairs

* Covers roof types and installation; insulation and drywall; cabinets and landscaping

About the Author

Sidney Levy has been associated with the general contracting business for 40 years, working on projects ranging from residential high-rises to pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities. He is the author of eleven books pertaining to project management, subcontracting, the Japanese construction industry, and international infrastructure. Mr. Levy currently is the principal in a construction consulting business in Baltimore, Maryland where he resides.

R. Dodge Woodson has built as many as 60 houses a year. He is a licensed builder, remodeler, designated real estate broker, master plumber, and master gasfitter. His experience as a land developer and builder makes his contribution to this book extremely valuable. Woodson has authored numerous books and continues to apply his trade as he has for more than 25 years.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Planning on Paper

Chapter 2. Flood Zones and Wetlands

Chapter 3. Zoning

Chapter 4. Site Evaluation

Chapter 5. Ground Conditions

Chapter 6. Engineering Evaluations

Chapter 7. Private Sewage Disposal Systems

Chapter 8. Private Water Supplies

Chapter 9. Site Work and Site Utilities

Chapter 10. Concrete

Chapter 11. Masonry

Chapter 12. The Building Envelope

Chapter 13. Heating and Cooling Systems

Chapter 14. Plumbing

Chapter 15. Electrical Systems

Chapter 16. Insulation

Chapter 17. Engineered Wood Products

Chapter 18. Gypsum Drywall, Metal Framing and Sound and Moisture Control

Chapter 19. Fireplaces and Chimneys

Chapter 20. Painting, Wall Coverings, and Flooring

Chapter 21. Windows, Doors, Hardware

Chapter 22. Millwork

INDEX

Product Details

ISBN:
9780071395137
Author:
Bukowski, Steven
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Author:
Levy, Sidney M.
Author:
Woodson, R. Dodge
Location:
New York
Subject:
Construction & Construction Trades
Subject:
Buildings
Subject:
Building
Subject:
Construction - Masonry
Subject:
Construction - Roofing
Subject:
Construction-Masonry and Concrete
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Series:
Instant Answer Series
Series Volume:
99
Publication Date:
November 2003
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
458
Dimensions:
8.02x5.00x1.17 in. 1.00 lbs.

Related Subjects

Engineering » Construction » General
Engineering » Construction » Masonry and Concrete
Engineering » Construction » Roofing

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Product details 458 pages McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing - English 9780071395137 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Quick, accurate answers to even the toughest questions Portable, simple, well-illustrated with just enough text to get the job done, these handy titles provide busy professionals with fingertip access to the solutions they need to solve even the most difficult problem--in a flash This reference features:

* Numerous charts, tables, photos, and many other visual elements

* Calculations and quick reference information to help you do your job faster and easier

* Fast fact notations with important items stressed

* Features references to current building codes

* Includes floor, wall, and ceiling framing; plumbing, HVAC and electrical overview, and floors and stairs

* Covers roof types and installation; insulation and drywall; cabinets and landscaping

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