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Paint Contractor's Manual
Paint Contractor's Manual
by Dave Matis
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How to start and run a profitable paint contracting company: getting set up to handle volume work and getting top production from your crews. Loaded with man-hour estimates, sample forms, contracts, and examples you can use.... (read more)

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Management of Construction Projects: A Constructor's Perspective
Management of Construction Projects: A Constructor's Perspective
by John E. Schaufelberger
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Written from the perspective of the general contractor's project manager, this comprehensive construction project management reference illustrates the team approach to project management that is prevalent in private sector construction. Using a single... (read more)

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Basic Engineering for Builders (93 Edition)
Basic Engineering for Builders (93 Edition)
by Max Schwartz
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Engineering is as much a part of building today as steel girders or wood rafters. This book explains, in non-technical language, the principles of construction engineering. It's a readable, easy-to-follow reference for all the non-engineers in... (read more)

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Your Little Black Book of Building Basics: Commercial Real Estate Construction & Development
Your Little Black Book of Building Basics: Commercial Real Estate Construction & Development
by Jeff P. Manning
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Do you need to complete the construction, rehabilitation, remodel, or even demolition of a building? Do you have questions about the best way to tackle the challenges of a construction build-out? Would you like real world answers in an easy to understand... (read more)

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Pfi and Construction Contracts
Pfi and Construction Contracts
by David Hickman
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Summary: This book examines contracts in the construction industry in relation to the Private Finance Initiative (PFI), such as what distinguishes construction in a PFI environment from a traditional contract. The author analyses the key elements of the... (read more)

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Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Second Edition
Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Second Edition
by Day
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The latest methods for designing seismically sound structures Fully updated for the 2012 International Building Code, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Handbook, Second Edition discusses basic earthquake principles, common earthquake effects, and... (read more)

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Computer-based Construction Project Management - With CD (02 Edition)
Computer-based Construction Project Management - With CD (02 Edition)
by Tarek Hegazy
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This guide helps professionals with basic computer knowledge improve their project management skills, and views basic project management concepts from an information technology perspective. All concepts are presented both manually and on computer... (read more)

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Delay Analysis in Construction
Delay Analysis in Construction
by P. J. Keane
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The most significant unanticipated costs on many construction projects are the financial impacts associated with delay and disruption to the works. Assessing these, and establishing a causal link from each delay event to its effect, contractual liability... (read more)

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Best Practices Guide to Residential Construction: Materials, Finishes, and Details
Best Practices Guide to Residential Construction: Materials, Finishes, and Details
by Steven Bliss
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The most comprehensive guide to material selection & installation It takes a wise choice of building materials and details to create durable, attractive, and affordable custom homes and remodeling projects. Best Practices Guide to Residential... (read more)

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Dewalt Contractor's Daily Logbook & Jobsite Reference: Annual Edition (Dewalt Trade Reference)
Dewalt Contractor's Daily Logbook & Jobsite Reference: Annual Edition (Dewalt Trade Reference)
by Christopher Prince
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The secrets of today's successful contractors include two things: having a way to logically and efficiently document jobsite activity, as well as the resources and references to complete the documentation. This new book gives you both. DEWALT Contractor... (read more)

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Trenchless Technology
Trenchless Technology
by Mohammad Najafi
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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO NO-DIG ENGINEERING This comprehensive reference covers the latest techniques and materials for high-demand trenchless technology methods. Offering practical procedures, details on new tools and techniques, and analysis methods that... (read more)

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Avoiding Claims in Building Design: Risk Management in Practice
Avoiding Claims in Building Design: Risk Management in Practice
by Malcolm Taylor
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The chance of being claimed against is now a major risk factor for every building designer, engineer, quantity surveyor and project manager. Apart from the cases that go to court, many other claims are settled before they reach that stage. The cost of... (read more)

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Contractors Guide to Green Building Construction: Management, Project Delivery, Documentation, and Risk Reduction
Contractors Guide to Green Building Construction: Management, Project Delivery, Documentation, and Risk Reduction
by Thomas E Glavinich
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Written for contractors and endorsed by the Associated General Contractors of America Written specifically for contractors, this "how-to" book enables you to meet the challenges of green building construction. You'll discover how constructing... (read more)

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Pipe & Excavation Contracting Revised
Pipe & Excavation Contracting Revised
by Dave Roberts
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This popular manual has been updated and improved to bring it more current with modern earthmoving and trenching equipment, refined excavation techniques, stricter safety rules, and improved materials. Here you'll find how to enter and succeed in the... (read more)

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Construction Contracting : Business and Legal Principles (2ND 02 Edition)
Construction Contracting : Business and Legal Principles (2ND 02 Edition)
by Stuart H. Bartholomew
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Exceptionally practical and authoritative, this introduction to construction contracting as it applies to typical, every-day situations explains “theoretical” ideas in terms of what really happens in practice. It emphasizes the more common... (read more)

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The Fidic Forms of Contract
The Fidic Forms of Contract
by Nael G. Bunni
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Nael G Bunni BSc, MSc, PhD, CEng, FICE, FIEI, FIStructE, FCIArb, FIAE... (read more)

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DeWalt Residential Remodeling & Repair Professional Reference (Dewalt Trade Reference)
DeWalt Residential Remodeling & Repair Professional Reference (Dewalt Trade Reference)
by Paul Rosenberg
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The DEWALT Residential Remodeling and Repair Professional Reference contains the essential facts and figures for almost every aspect of residential construction and residential remodeling available. In it you will find valuable information on door... (read more)

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Construction Forms for Contractors
Construction Forms for Contractors
by Karen Mitchell
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Intended for small construction companies, the accounting and business forms provided in this book are accompanied by an explanation on what the form is for, who fills it out, and how to fill it out. The 78 forms provide sample job proposals, change... (read more)

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Financial Management in Construction Contracting
Financial Management in Construction Contracting
by Andrew Ross
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This book is concerned with financial aspects of contracting from the perspective of the authors’ combined experience in the industry of some 70 years. The aim is to explain ‘how things operate’ in the ‘real world’ of... (read more)

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Construction Productivity (Strategic Issues in Construction)
Construction Productivity (Strategic Issues in Construction)
by Eddy M. Rojas
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Guiding contractors on enhancing their company's productivity and profitability, this book contains some of the best productivity studies commissioned by ELECTRI International that were selected, coordinated, and monitored by some of the most progressive... (read more)

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