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This essential guide provides detailed, expert instruction in standard DIY jobs for the beginner, enabling anyone to tackle a range of projects with complete confidence. Each job has a preparation planner and a tools checklist, while precautionary panels give important advice on safety. The guide is fully illustrated with step-by-step colour drawings and photographs.

Keeping a house weatherproof and in good condition is an ongoing task. Under constant attack from a combination of heat, cold, wind and rain, it is vital that the right protection is in place to keep the elements at bay. This book gives guidance on a wide range of roofing and weatherproofing jobs, as well as home insulation; all important in keeping problems, and bills, to a minimum.
  • Tools, equipment and materials
  • Roofing jobs; replacing tiles and slates; repairing flashings
  • Repairing chimney stacks, eaves woodwork, gutters and downpipes
  • Weatherproofing jobs; replacing putty, sealing window frames and repairing brickwork
  • Insulating jobs: roof, loft and wall insulation; draughtproofing
  • Double glazing and soundproofing.

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262 colour photos and line drawings throughout.

Synopsis:

Keeping a house weatherproof and in good condition is an ongoing task. Under constant attack from a combination of heat, cold, wind, and rain, it is vital that the right protection is in place to keep the elements at bay. This book gives guidance on a wide range of roofing and weatherproofing jobs, as well as home insulation—all important in keeping problems, and the bill, to a minimum. Topics covered include replacing tiles, slates, and repairing flashings; repairing chimney stacks, woodwork, gutters, and downpipes; sealing window frames and repairing brickwork; roof, loft, and wall insulation; and double glazing and soundproofing.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781861264640
Author:
Lawrence, Mike
Publisher:
Crowood Press (UK)
Location:
Marlborough
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
Dwellings
Subject:
Roofing
Subject:
TEC005080
Subject:
Residential
Subject:
Construction - Roofing
Subject:
Remodeling & Renovation - General
Subject:
Buildings - Residential
Subject:
Architecture-Houses
Subject:
Remodeling & Renovation
Copyright:
Edition Number:
New ed
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series Volume:
vol. 8
Publication Date:
September 2001
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
9.7 x 7.6 x 0.5 in 1 lb

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Engineering » Home Construction » Remodeling Specification

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Keeping a house weatherproof and in good condition is an ongoing task. Under constant attack from a combination of heat, cold, wind, and rain, it is vital that the right protection is in place to keep the elements at bay. This book gives guidance on a wide range of roofing and weatherproofing jobs, as well as home insulation—all important in keeping problems, and the bill, to a minimum. Topics covered include replacing tiles, slates, and repairing flashings; repairing chimney stacks, woodwork, gutters, and downpipes; sealing window frames and repairing brickwork; roof, loft, and wall insulation; and double glazing and soundproofing.
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