The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Buildings: Construction with reference to use, Including public buildings, dwellings

Most popular at the top

  • Homes for a Changing Climateby Will Anderson

    UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2009; US$ 24.49

    At the beginning of the twenty-first century, the world finally woke up to the reality of climate change and began the arduous task of freeing itself from dependence on fossil fuels. But the time lag in the Earth's ecosystem is such that our best efforts to cut carbon today will make little difference to the changing climate of the next 30 years.... more...

  • Log Cabinsby William S. Wicks

    Skyhorse Publishing 2011; US$ 12.95

    Ever wanted a cabin or little cottage in the woods but don?t know where to start? With Log Cabins , author William S. Wicks offers clear, practical instructions on how to build your own log cabin?and furnish it, too?while harmonizing the structure?s interior and exterior with the surrounding environment. Topics include: ? Location scouting and... more...

  • Lebenszyklusanalyse in der Gebäudeplanungby Holger König; Niklaus Kohler; Johannes Kreißig; Thomas Lützkendorf

    DETAIL 2009; US$ 84.00

    Kompendium über ein Zukunftsthema Der gesamte Lebensweg eines Bauwerks von der Erstellung über Betrieb, Sanierungszyklen und Reparaturen bis hin zum Abriss und Entsorgung ist relevant für die erzeugten Stoffströme. Die entscheidenden Weichen, welche Umweltauswirkungen ein Bauwerk ausübt, werden jedoch meist in einer frühen Planungsphase gestellt. Der... more...

  • Innovativ Konstruierenby Andreas Fuchs; Christoph Ingenhoven; Stefan Behling; Christian Brensing

    DETAIL 2009; US$ 53.00

    Synergien im Bauprozess zwischen Herstellern und Planern Das Buch erläutert anhand fünf repräsentativer Projekte die Arbeitsphilosophie und Herangehensweise des Unternehmens seele, das wie kaum ein anderes für Innovation in der Konstruktion und maßgeschneiderte Lösungen in den Materialbereichen Glas, Stahl, Aluminium und Membranen steht. Der Schwerpunkt... more...

  • The CSI Sustainable Design and Construction Practice Guideby Construction Specifications Institute

    Wiley 2013; US$ 80.00

    The CSI Sustainable Design and Construction Practice Guide is a compilation of information and recommended best practices for those who participate in the design and construction of commercial-level sustainable facilities. It offers guidelines and standards for applying sustainable design and construction principles in practical terms. This Practice... more...

  • Building Information Modelingby Karen Kensek; Douglas Noble

    Wiley 2014; US$ 85.00

    The bright future and exciting possibilities of BIM Many architects and engineers regard BIM as a disruptive force, changing the way building professionals design, build, and ultimately manage a built structure. With its emphasis on continuing advances in BIM research, teaching, and practice, Building Information Modeling: BIM in Current and... more...

  • The Green Self-Build Bookby Jon Broome

    UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2006; US$ 14.99

    Whether you want a turf roof, solar-powered hot water, or a superinsulated (and cost-efficient) house, you need to know the essential elements of the self-build process, and in The Green Self-Build Book , Jon Broome gives an overview of the different methods of sustainable and eco-friendly construction techniques. The book includes case studies of... more...

  • Humble Homes, Simple Shacks, Cozy Cottages, Ramshackle Retreats, Funky Fortsby Dr Derek Diedricksen

    Lyons Press 2012; US$ 15.99

    This Old House meets Wayne?s World in this zany guide to designing and building tiny homes   Derek Diedricksen has always had a love for small, modest houses ever since his father gave him the book Tiny Tiny Houses by Lester Walker for his tenth birthday. Combining his artistic abilities, wild imagination, and his passion for small houses,... more...

  • My Home, My Money Pitby Tom Kraeutler; Leslie Segrete

    Globe Pequot Press 2008; US$ 18.99

    THE MONEY PIT®, hosted by Tom Kraeutler and Leslie Segrete, is a syndicated home improvement call-in radio program that airs every weekend all over North America on more than 200 stations, as well as on XM Satellite Radio. Tom and Leslie give homeowners like you real information on how to get things done the right way by alerting you to what you... more...

  • What No One Ever Tells You About Renovating Your Homeby Alan J Heavens

    Dearborn Trade Publishing 2005; US$ 18.95

    Author and newspaper columnist Alan Heavens has made a career of sharing his own renovation mistakes on three older properties in his 15 years' worth of columns, while exchanging information, insights, and remodeling concerns with his millions of readers each week. more...