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Title:
The visual handbook of building and remodeling : a comprehensive guide to choosing the right materials and systems for every part of your home
Author:
Wing, Charles, 1939-
Personal Author:
Edition:
Third edition.
Publication Information:
Newtown, Conn. : Taunton Press, [2009]

©2009
Physical Description:
632 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (some color) ; 28 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Design -- Site and climate -- Masonary -- 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.
ISBN:
9781600852466
Format :
Book