Signed Edition Sweepstakes
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | September 18, 2014

Lin Enger: IMG Knowing vs. Knowing



On a hot July evening years ago, my Toyota Tercel overheated on a flat stretch of highway north of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. A steam geyser shot up from... Continue »

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$24.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
9 Remote Warehouse Home Construction- Plumbing
5 Remote Warehouse Home Construction- Plumbing

Plumbing

by

Plumbing Cover

ISBN13: 9781561588176
ISBN10: 1561588172
All Product Details

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

The author of Wiring a House and Inspecting a House covers waterfront in Plumbing, from the submersible pump in the bottom of the well to the utility sink in the laundry room, to step-by-step installation procedures for all plumbing fixtures, hardware, and appliances in the home. Along the way, the author makes carefully planned detours into the non-standard circumstances a builder or remodeler is likely to encounter in a remodel. Throughout the book, process and technique are linked through special color-coded "finding guides" to the related reference information in the back. This reference section includes a concise index of the plumbing code, photos and descriptions of every type of pipe, every form of fitting, and all the unique and special tools that apply to plumbing, as well as sizing charts, expansion tables and other relevant technical data.

Synopsis:

Taking an up-close look at how master plumber Cauldwell works, this guide includes step-by-step installation procedures for fixtures, hardware, and appliances, as well as troubleshooting advice for unexpected situations. Full color.

Synopsis:

Code Cheek Plumbing fully details plumbing codes and specifications. It explains and illustrates the principles behind certain plumbing codes to ensure the job is done right the first time.

About the Author

A third generation tradesperson, Cauldwell is both a master electrician and master plumber. Cauldwell has an A.A.S. degree in Electronic Engineering and his books "Wiring a House" and "Inspecting a House" are popular industry standards. He is also the author of "For Pros by Pros: Plumbing."

Table of Contents

Contents — Overview, what the book covers — Wells and pumps — Utility water — Working with in-house pipe — Hot water — Drain and vent rough in — Pressure pipe rough in — Finish plumbing — Appendix.

What Our Readers Are Saying

Add a comment for a chance to win!
Average customer rating based on 1 comment:

stephen anderson, July 5, 2009 (view all comments by stephen anderson)
This book is indispensable if you're remodeling or building a home....in fact Taunton Press has several titles including others by Rex Cauldwell that should be in your tool kit when you're ready to begin a project.
They will save you time, money and heartache...just what you want from a "how-to" book!
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(1 of 1 readers found this comment helpful)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781561588176
Author:
Cauldwell, Rex
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Author:
Rex
Subject:
Plumbing
Subject:
Do-It-Yourself - Plumbing
Subject:
Home Construction-Plumbing
Subject:
Home Construction-Wiring and Lighting
Subject:
General House & Home
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Code Check Plumbing & Mechanical: An Illustrated Guide
Publication Date:
20070131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
248
Dimensions:
10.9 x 9.2 x 0.6 in 1.82 lb

Other books you might like

  1. Stanley Complete Roofs & Siding... Used Trade Paper $5.95
  2. House Framing: Plan, Design, Build Used Trade Paper $13.50
  3. Setting Tile
    Used Trade Paper $6.95
  4. Audel House Wiring 8TH Edition New Trade Paper $34.99
  5. Working Windows: A Guide to the... New Trade Paper $16.95
  6. Flooring 1-2-3 (Home Depot ... 1-2-3) Used Hardcover $7.50

Related Subjects

Engineering » Construction » Plumbing
Engineering » Home Construction » Plumbing
Engineering » Home Construction » Plumbing and Piping
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » General

Plumbing New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$24.95 In Stock
Product details 248 pages Taunton - English 9781561588176 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Taking an up-close look at how master plumber Cauldwell works, this guide includes step-by-step installation procedures for fixtures, hardware, and appliances, as well as troubleshooting advice for unexpected situations. Full color.
"Synopsis" by , Code Cheek Plumbing fully details plumbing codes and specifications. It explains and illustrates the principles behind certain plumbing codes to ensure the job is done right the first time.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.