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The visual handbook of building and remodeling : a comprehensive guide to choosing the right materials and systems for every part of your home

Author: Charles Wing
Publisher: Newtown, Conn. : Taunton Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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This enlarged, updated, and expanded third edition of the classic reference on home systems and materials includes the latest code information, new full-color drawings, and a completely new section on making your home green. The 1,600 full-color drawings provide a clear look at every aspect of home construction and systems.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Wing
ISBN: 9781600852466 1600852467
OCLC Number: 313654088
Description: 632 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Design --
Site and climate --
Masonry --
Foundations --
Wood --
Framing --
Sheathing --
Siding --
Roofing --
Windows and doors --
Plumbing --
Wiring --
The thermal envelope --
Floors, walls, and ceilings --
Storage --
Heating --
Cooling --
Passive solar --
Lighting --
Sound --
Fasteners --
Decks --
Sustainable buildings --
Measuring and finance.
Responsibility: Charlie Wing.
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This enlarged, updated, and expanded third edition of the classic reference on home systems and materials includes the latest code information, new full-color drawings, and a completely new section on making your home green. The 1,600 full-color drawings provide a clear look at every aspect of home construction and systems.

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