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  • The Holmes Inspectionby Mike Holmes

    HarperCollins Canada 2013; US$ 17.99

    The Holmes Inspection will be the definitive guide to smart home-buying and home-selling for Canadians. It?s often said that a home is the biggest investment most people will ever make, yet many buyers, when considering a house, spend less time on examining its pros and cons than they might on a head of lettuce at the supermarket. Why? A big part... more...

  • Make It Rightby Mike Holmes

    HarperCollins Canada 2013; US$ 11.99

    More than 1 million viewers in Canada watch Mike Holmes? television show, Holmes on Homes , every week. Thousands more see him at his personal appearances and visit his website, looking for advice on renos-gone-wrong. Mike Holmes is Canada?s most trusted contractor, a crusader with a mission to expose botched renovations--and now the author of a... more...

  • Make It Right: Attics and Basementsby Mike Holmes

    HarperCollins Canada 2013; US$ 13.99

    Anyone who has planned a renovation project knows that there are many, often difficult, decisions to make along the way. As Canada?s most trusted contractor, Mike has seen the good, the bad and the ugly. He provides expert advice in all aspects of planning and completing the most common renovation projects so homeowners will know what?s possible:... more...

  • Cost Management of Construction Projectsby Donald Towey

    Wiley 2013; US$ 76.00 US$ 65.87

    The cost manager/quantity surveyor plays a pivotal role in the financial and contract management of construction projects, although the exact nature of the service they provide depends on the project employer’s terms of engagement. This can mean acting as consultant in a range of roles including cost and advisory services for budget setting... more...

  • Building with Cobby Adam Weisman; Katy Brynce; Katy Bryce

    UIT Cambridge Ltd. 2006; US$ 38.99

    Building with Cob shows how to apply this ancient technique in a wide variety of contemporary situations, covering everything from design and siting, mixing, building walls, fireplaces, ovens and floors, lime and other natural finishes, and gaining planning permission and building regulation approval. more...

  • Trends, Fehlentwicklungen und Delikte in der Bauwirtschaftby Karlheinz Pfarr

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 39.34

    Die Bauwirtschaft hat in den letzten vierzig Jahren bedeutsame Leistungen vollbracht. Begleitet wurden sie jedoch von Fehlentwicklungen und deliktischen Erscheinungen. Das Buch behandelt das aktuelle, brisante Thema in völlig neuer Darstellung und erstmals frei von Polemik in wissenschaftlich sauberer Aufarbeitung. Was der Leser sonst nur als Skandal... more...

  • Estimating and Cost Planning Using the New Rules of Measurementby Sean D. C. Ostrowski

    Wiley 2013; US$ 63.95 US$ 55.42

    The RICS New Rules of Measurement mean that the construction industry now has a way of allowing a more consistent approach to the measurement and estimating of buildings from the start of a project, right through until the end, and beyond. Estimating and cost planning using the New Rules of Measurement offers comprehensive guidance on all the... more...

  • Inspections and Reports on Dwellings: Assessing Ageby Philip Santo

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 84.95

    Identifying the age of a property is a fundamental step in understanding its form of construction and in being prepared to differentiate between the characteristic defects of that age of property and defects which are more unusual and may warrant particular care in investigation and assessment. This second edition of Inspections and Reports on Dwellings:... more...

  • Baumanagementby Wolfgang Rösel

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 36.59

    Dieses bewährte und ständig aktualisierte Fachbuch hält das Wissen über Praxis und Technik des Managements für jene bereit, die im Bauwesen als Architekten, Ingenieure und Projektverantwortliche Planungs,- Organisations- und Führungsfunktionen wahrnehmen. Für diese Neuauflage wurden die Themen - Non-instrumentale Management-Techniken - Genehmigungs-Management... more...

  • Leistungsermittlung für Baumaschinen und Bauprozesseby Gerhard Girmscheid

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 36.59

    Dieses Handbuch dient Praktikern in der Arbeitsvorbereitung und Kalkulation von Bauunternehmen als Nachschlagewerk und Formelsammlung. Mit ihm lassen sich einfach und schnell Leistungsermittlungen im Baubetrieb vornehmen. Dazu wird ein analytisches Grundkonzept zur Leistungsermittlung von Baugeräten sowie der Prozessketten von parallel und hintereinander... more...