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  • Sustainable Masonryby Thierry Ciblac; Jean-Claude Morel

    Wiley 2014; US$ 145.00

    This book covers the impact of sustainable masonry on the environment, touting the many benefits of utilizing local and/or low embodied energy materials in the construction of sustainable buildings. more...

  • Audel Carpenter's and Builder's Math, Plans, and Specificationsby Mark Richard Miller; Rex Miller

    Wiley 2005; US$ 24.99

    You can count on a good plan A successful building or remodeling job requires not only a plan, but also the skill to interpret it and an understanding of the mathematics behind it. Whether you are a builder by trade or a do-it-yourself carpenter by choice, turn to this newly updated guide for easy explanations of the math involved and clear instructions... more...

  • Audel Carpenter's and Builder's Layout, Foundation, and Framingby Mark Richard Miller; Rex Miller

    Wiley 2005; US$ 29.99

    Here's knowledge you can build on Whether you're building a storage shed or your dream house, the same principles govern choosing a site, setting the foundation, erecting the walls, and putting on the roof. This handy how-to guide has been totally revised and updated to cover new building materials and the latest techniques in construction and framing.... more...

  • Brickwork for Apprenticesby J. C. Hodge; Malcolm Thorpe

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 42.95

    Brickwork for Apprentices has been the established reference on brickwork for generations of bricklayers. Continuously in print since 1944, John Hodge?s classic text has now been fully revised in its fifth edition by Malcolm Thorpe ? who acted as a CITB Advisor and was involved in the draughting of the Intermediate Construction Award syllabus (bricklaying... more...

  • BDA Guide to Successful Brickworkby The Brick Development Association

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 44.95

    The BDA Guide to Successful Brickwork is the definitive practical guide to obtaining successful results in brickwork construction. Written by a team of experts from the Brick Development Association, the representative group in industry for brickwork construction, this best-selling text has now been brought fully in line with the latest British... more...

  • Carpentry and Joinery 3by Brian Porter; Chris Tooke

    Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 40.95

    Carpentry and Joinery 3 is the third in a series of three books, which together provide an authoritative and thoroughly practical guide to carpentry and joinery for students following City & Guilds and CITB courses, NVQ candidates, and students working towards an Institute of Carpenters qualification. This book is also ideal for a wide range of amateur... more...

  • Stairsby Sylvia Blanc; Alan Blanc

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 73.95

    Stairs are a fundamental and universal feature of buildings. The late Alan Blanc had a lifetime's obsession with stairs and steps and provided a definitive reference source that bridges the aesthetic and practical aspects of staircase design. His wife Sylvia, who worked with him on the first edition, presents this updated, abridged version alongside... more...

  • Carpentry and Joinery 1by Brian Porter

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 41.95

    The third edition of Carpentry and Joinery 1 is the first in a series of three books which together provide an authoritative but thoroughly practical guide to carpentry and joinery for students following City & Guilds and CITB courses, NVQ candidates, and a wide range of amateurs and professionals. Carpentry and Joinery 1 deals with the fundamentals... more...

  • Brickwork Level 1by Malcolm Thorpe

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 40.95

    As part of their everyday work bricklayers must be able to interpret technical documents, understand the properties of various mortars/building materials, and understand the basics of health and safety on site. Brickwork Level 1  is in full colour, and has been tailored to match Level 1 of both the Construction Alliance Awards Diplomas in Bricklaying... more...

  • Brickwork Level 3by Malcolm Thorpe

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 43.95

    As part of their everyday work bricklayers must be able to interpret technical documents, understand the properties of various mortars/building materials, and understand the basics of health and safety on site. Brickwork Level 3 has been adapted from John Hodge?s classic Brickwork for Apprentices - the established textbook on brickwork for generations... more...