Author: Howard C. Massey

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181205

Category: House & Home

Page: 306

View: 5572

Packed with plumbing isometrics and helpful illustrations, this guide makes clear the code requirements for installing materials for plumbing and gas systems. Includes code tables for pipe sizing and fixture units, and code requirements for just about all areas of plumbing, from water supply and vents to sanitary drainage systems. Covers the principles and terminology of the code, how the various systems work and are regulated, and code-compliance issues you'll likely encounter on the job.
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Author: Jack M. Hageman

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 1572182024

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 402

View: 2786

Don't let your jobs be held up by failing code inspections. Smooth sign-off by the inspector is the goal, but to make this ideal happen on your job site, you need to understand the requirements of latest editions of the International Building Code and the International Residential Code. Understanding what the codes require can be a real challenge. This new, completely revised Contractor's Guide to the Building Code cuts through the "legalese" of the code books. It explains the important requirements for residential and light commercial structures in plain, simple English so you can get it right the first time.
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Author: Ben Moselle

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181502

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 500

View: 6524

"Manhours, labor and material costs for most home improvement work. Includes instructions for doing the work, with helpful illustrations, and tricks and tips from experienced remodelers."
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Author: Michael C. Thomsett

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181052

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 355

View: 764

Step-by-step, easy-to-follow guidelines for setting up and maintaining records for your building business. A practical, newly-revised guide to all accounting methods showing how to meet state and federal accounting requirements and the new depreciation rules. Explains what the 1986 Tax Reform Act can mean to your business. Full of charts, diagrams, blank forms, simple directions and examples. Updated with every printing to reflect current accounting procedures. New with this edition: expanded test questions.
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Author: Stephen Diller,Janelle Diller

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181519

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 787

View: 5902

"Step-by-step installation instructions for most repair and remodeling and residential construction tasks. Dozens of jobs, arranged alphabetically. Fully illustrated with tips and tricks-of-the-trade. Includes man hours for each entry for estimating and bidding."
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Author: R. Woodson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071606076

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 464

View: 8092

A Complete Guide to the 2009 International Plumbing Codes Fully updated to reflect the changes in the International Code Council 2009 International Plumbing Code, this authoritative volume follows the IPC chapter by chapter. Master plumber, master gasfitter, and bestselling author R. Dodge Woodson puts the International Plumbing Code and the Private Sewage Disposal Code into plain English for easy use on the job. Woodson's ready-to-use answers help you get plumbing jobs done right, on time, and up to the standards of the 2009 codes. It's all the plumbing information you need in one reliable resource, including how to: Solve pipe, drainage, vent, trap, and other plumbing questions FAST Fix common plumbing problems with the workable solutions illustrated inside Find worked-out examples of nearly every type of plumbing task Quickly locate the right figures, formulas, and charts for water heaters, fixtures, faucets, fuel piping, storm water drainage, and more Cut labor and material costs by meeting but not exceeding codes Avoid leaks, malfunctions, blockages, plumbing-caused damage, callbacks, and other costly troubles 2009 International Plumbing Codes Handbook covers: Definitions * Administrative Policies and Procedures * General Regulations * Fixtures * Water Heaters * Water Supply and Distribution * Sanitary Drainage Systems * Indirect and Special Wastes * Vents * Traps, Clean-Outs, and Interceptors * Storm Drainage * Special Piping and Storage Systems * Recycling Gray Water * Referenced Standards * Rainfall Rates * Degree Days and Design Temperatures * Evaluating Sites and their Requirements * Materials * Sizing and Installing Soil Absorption Systems * Pressure Distribution Systems * Tanks * Mound Systems * Using the Code in the Real World
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Author: Dave Ogershok

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781572181748

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 238

View: 8933

Here you'll find quick, reliable costs for cabins, homes, stores, medical offices, supermarkets, and farm buildings - practically any type of building you'll need to estimate in 2007. All you do is measure the number of square feet. Then identify the building type, along with the construction material, design features, and the number of corners, and you can find the replacement costs in minutes! It also includes all the important variables that can make any building unique from a cost standpoint. If you need quick estimates of building costs by the square foot of floor area, you should have this book.
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Author: Terry Patterson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071709282

Category: Architecture

Page: 448

View: 4477

A unique visual approach to interpreting and applying the 2006 International Plumbing and Sewage Code While other plumbing code books are annotated guides filled with almost as much legalese as the code itself, this is the only book to use illustrations as the basis for explanation, a bulleted format for text, and real-world case studies to explain how to apply and interpret the 2006 International Plumbing and Sewage Code. Audience: Plumbers/pipefitters/steamfitters (550,000); Architects (113,000); Building Inspectors (75,000); Construction Managers (305,000)
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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

Page: N.A

View: 8913

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.
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Author: Craftsman Book Company,James A. Thomson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781572181250

Category: Air conditioning

Page: 400

View: 795

Man-hours, labor and material costs for all common plumbing and HVAC work in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. Anyone can quickly work up a reliable estimate based on the pipe, fittings and equipment required for the job. Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual. Sample estimating and bidding forms and contracts also included. Explains how to handle change orders, letters of intent, and warranties. Describes the right way to process submittals, deal with suppliers and subcontract specialty work. Includes an electronic version of the book with a stand-alone Windows estimating program Free on a CD-ROM.
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Author: Michael Frankel

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 007176027X

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 544

View: 366

Featuring the latest codes and standards, Facilities Site Piping Systems Handbook discusses the design of facility piping systems that are installed on the site beyond the building wall. This is a comprehensive guide to the identification, measurement, transport, and disposal of various kinds of waterborne waste as well as to the supply of water and natural gas to facilities. Water conservation and reuse is also addressed. Written by a global expert in the field, this book provides the most up-to-date criteria and methods for the design of commercial, industrial, and institutional site facility systems
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Author: Gil Taylor

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071465383

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 224

View: 687

Introducing McGraw-Hill's Inspection Notes Series! From tradesmen to engineers to building inspectors, everyone involved with the building industry needs to be certain that their work will pass inspection. Inspection Notes are innovative, on-the-job "cheat sheets" packed with practical information that will save time and money, and ensure that all facets of a construction job are "up to code." There is no easier way for busy building professionals to do their jobs thoroughly and efficiently while avoiding costly mistakes. Every title in the series features: A pocket-sized format for handy reference to complex information calculations, and diagrams for instant clarification of complicated data Clear role definitions of who is responsible for each facet of a construction project Easy-to-follow explanations of complicated codes Thorough and detailed indexes to make information retrieval a snap
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Author: Terry L. Patterson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071457992

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1116

View: 5436

A highly-visual approach simplifies the complex 2006 International Building Code This unique, one-stop reference is your most important resource for understanding and applying the 2006 International Building Code as it visually interprets complicated Code requirements with illustrations, examples, and explanations. Helps solve both nonstandard and routine situations with case study examples
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Author: Terry Patterson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071606196

Category: Architecture

Page: 1250

View: 2558

A Unique Visual Guide to the 2009 International Building Code Updated to reflect the changes in the International Code Council 2009 International Building Code, this illustrated guide makes it easy to understand and apply complex Code requirements and achieve compliance. Designed to save you time and money, this detailed reference transforms difficult paragraphs into simple lists and converts complicated equations into accessible tables. Ready-to-use answers and practical case studies help you get construction jobs done right, on time, and up to the requirements of the 2009 Code. The Illustrated 2009 Building Code Handbook is also an invaluable study guide for the design portion of the architectural licensing examination. Achieve Full Compliance with Every Aspect of the 2009 Code: Scope and Administration Definitions Use and Occupancy Classification Special Detailed Requirements Based on Use and Occupancy General Building Heights and Areas Types of Construction Fire and Smoke Protection Features Interior Finishes Fire Protection Systems Means of Egress Accessibility Interior Environment Energy Efficiency Exterior Walls Roof Assemblies and Rooftop Structures Structural Design Structural Tests and Special Inspections Soils and Foundations Concrete Aluminum Masonry Steel Wood Glass and Glazing Gypsum Board and Plaster Plastic Electrical Mechanical Systems Plumbing Systems Elevators and Conveying Systems Special Construction Encroachments into the Public Right-of-Way Safeguards During Construction Existing Structures Referenced Standards
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Author: Terry L. Patterson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071423656

Category: Architecture

Page: 1158

View: 6257

Helps you decipher complicated standards and get responses on plan submissions - avoiding costly revisions and re-designs. This book provides details and drawings for visualizing solutions; and interprets code requirements with illustrations, examples, explanations, and experience.
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Author: Terry Patterson

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071416021

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1280

View: 1395

*The first book to reference the new International Building Code, making it a definitive resource for all practicing architects and engineers *The only illustrated code book in existence--dimensioned line drawings help designers and builders visualize code requirements quickly and easily, speeding along the building process *Points out differences between the newly integrated universal building code and the old Uniform, Southern, and National Building Codes
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