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Habitat for Humanity How to Build a Houseby Larry Haun
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Available for the first time, Habitat for Humanity How to Build a House is a complete, step-by-step guide to building a house from the world's leading authority on community home building. Presented documentary-style, each process is illustrated with full-color photos shot exclusively for this book and accompanied by clear, authoritative and friendly text. An ideal book for beginners as well as more experienced builders, Habitat for Humanity How to Build a House covers everything you need to know about building an efficient, affordable, quality house.
-- Habitat for Humanity has built more than 100,000 houses, through 1500 affiliates worldwide
-- Includes information on building codes, building inspections, energy efficiency, professional building techniques and tools and materials
Book News Annotation:
A step-by-step guide to building a modest, durable home, from obtaining a site to installing fire alarms and locks. Tips and stories from Habitat for Humanity homebuilding projects are integrated throughout—if the book doesn't make people want to volunteer, they should check to see if they've turned into lizards. Color photos and detailed line drawings are included.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
From the world's leading authority on community home building comes a step-by-step guide to building an efficient, affordable, quality house. 350 color photos. 100 drawings.
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