The Complete Guide to Plumbing
Faucets & Fixtures, PEX, Tubs & Toilets, Water Heaters, Troubleshooting & Repair, Much More
Paperback ISBN: 1589237005
From fixing a faucet to installing a drain line in a basement floor, this massive volume has the answer to any home plumbing problem you’re likely to find. Packed with clear color photos and easy-to-understand descriptions, the first four editions of this bestselling book have combined for more than 700,000 books sold. The basics of home plumbing systems are explained with clarity, and all of the most popular plumbing projects are shown with beautiful step-by-step photos. New information in this edition includes how to winterize a house and how to install a state-of-the-art, on-demand water heater.
Install & Repair Your Own Toilets, Faucets, Sinks, Tubs, Showers, Drains
Paperback ISBN: 1591865832
As part of our comprehensive HomeSkills DIY series, HomeSkills: Plumbing will give you power over your pipes. If you’ve ever had to call a plumber, you know firsthand that hiring a professional will cost you dearly. But saving money isn’t the only major motivation behind DIY plumbing, as the well-informed routine maintenance of your systems can protect your entire home from water damage and a laundry list of other inconveniences. With HomeSkills: Plumbing, you’ll gain a full understanding of the what, how, and why of plumbing work, from general theory and descriptions of the typical home plumbing system to detailed information on the most common materials, fittings, and tools. Your new set of skills—sweating copper tubing, solvent-welding PVC pipe, making solid compression connections, and others—will enable you to install or replace toilets, sinks, faucets, showers, garbage disposals, tubs, and much more. And you won’t have to worry about staying on the cutting edge of plumbing technique: we’ve included sections on modern troubleshooting and repairs, as well as all the latest materials (such as PEX tubing), with information that’s guaranteed to comply with current plumbing codes. Add to that the book’s 300 foolproof how-to photos and the only thing you’ll find overflowing is your wallet. Check out our five other HomeSkills guides on carpentry, deck building, landscaping, tiling, and wiring.
2009 International Plumbing Code
Need to Know: the 20% of the Code You Need 80% of the Time
Paperback ISBN: 0071544496
An on-the-job resource for quickly accessing top International Plumbing and Septic Code information Here is an essential, hands-on guide for plumbers, building inspectors, and general contractors. You will have the most commonly used ICC (International Code Council) plumbing and septic information at your fingertips. 2009 International Plumbing Code Need To Know features easy-to-understand explanations and interpretations, calculations and formulas, and plenty of visual references such as maps, charts, and handy tables. This book helps you save time and money, reduce errors, stay in compliance, and increase job site safety.
Audel Plumbers Pocket Manual
Paperback ISBN: 0764569953
Here's the real plumber's friend This fully revised guide gives you plumbing essentials, illustrations, tips, shortcuts - the lowdown on brazing, soldering, pipe fittings, commercial water coolers, automatic bathroom systems, and more. All this and much more * Includes tables, diagrams, and working drawings * Provides necessary math and metric information * Features a chapter on dental office plumbing * Explains and identifies the right plumbing tools for each job * Illustrates appropriate vents and venting methods * Covers the Sloan flush valve, Oasis water coolers, the Sovent system, 1.6-gallon flush toilets, and solar system water heaters * Useful for homeowners as well as plumbing professionals
Audel Questions and Answers for Plumbers' Examinations
4th Edition Paperback ISBN: 0764569988
What's the best way to study? The best guarantee of exam success is to know the material and be prepared for the questions you're likely to encounter. This book provides hundreds of questions and answers to help you review, tips for more productive studying, advice on how to approach the exam, a valuable chapter that outlines state licensing requirements for apprentice, journeyman, master, and inspector, and more-all designed to help you face the license exam with confidence. * Study plumbing drawings, material takeoff pro-cedures, and typical system layouts * Check your knowledge of plumbing mathematics * Understand what plumbing installation inspections involve * Become familiar with regulations for both the uniform and international codes * Review residential trailer plumbing standards and private sewage treatment facilities * Refresh your understanding of steam and hot water heating procedures * Study the specific licensing requirements for your state and your experience level
Black & Decker The Complete Guide To Home Plumbing
Paperback ISBN: 1589232011
Provides step-by-step instructions for planning and carrying out home plumbing projects, including installing new plumbing, replacing old equipment, and repairing leaks, clogs, and other problems in existing fixtures, with all new sections on home spa maintenance, water purification systems, landscape irrigation projects, water softeners, and vintage bathroom fixtures. Original. 40,000 first printing.
The Complete Guide to Plumbing
Current With 2015-2018 Plumbing Codes
Paperback ISBN: 1591866367
You might not have to call a plumber; get the most comprehensive, up-to-date book on home plumbing for DIYers of all skill levels instead! From fixing a faucet to installing a drain line in a basement floor, The Black & Decker Complete Guide to Plumbing 6th editionhas the answer to any home plumbing problem you're likely to have. Packed with clear color photos and easy-to-understand descriptions, the basics of home plumbing systems are clearly explained, and all of the most popular plumbing projects are shown with beautiful step-by-step photos. This new edition has been thoroughly updated to ensure that all information conforms to the most recent codes, including the 2015 Uniform Plumbing Code and the 2014 International Residential Code. New projects include plumbing and tiling a curbless shower. Other features include projects to promote accessibility in the bathroom; updated bathroom ventilation featuring new products; and an expanded section on exterior plumbing, including pools, pumps, and sprinkler systems.
The Complete Guide to Plumbing
Hardcover ISBN: 1635497574
Plumbing is a thriving profession in the modern era. It involves the installation and maintenance of varied drainage systems, sewage systems, septic systems, water recycling, etc. A number of equipments are used in the process of plumbing. Some of these tools are water meters, water filters, pipe wrenches, pipe vise, flaring pliers, etc. Coherent flow of topics, student-friendly language and step-by-step accounts make this book an invaluable source of knowledge. The readers would gain knowledge that would broaden their perspective about plumbing.
Living With a Septic System
Paperback ISBN: 0911469346
You can keep your septic system running day-after-day, year after-year. First published in 1984, Country Plumbing, in its initial edition, went through eight printings and has educated and entertained thousands of country dwellers who live beyond the reach of public sewer systems. Now, with the contribution of Mike Haupt, this revised edition contains information about some of the more recent developments in the world of private sewage treatment facilities. Even in restricted areas such as lakeside properties or small lots, you can live without a public sewer hook-up and still be a good steward of the environment.