Plumbing Technology
The Complete Guide to Plumbing: Faucets & Fixtures, PEX, Tubs & Toilets, Water Heaters, Troubleshooting & Repair, Much More
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.
Plumbing: Install & Repair Your Own Toilets, Faucets, Sinks, Tubs, Showers, Drains
Plumbing
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.
Black & Decker The Complete Guide To Home Plumbing
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.
International Plumbing Code 2018
International Plumbing Code 2018
Paperback      ISBN: 1609837452
The IPC provides minimum regulations for plumbing facilities in terms of both performance and prescriptive objectives, and provides for the acceptance of new and innovative products, materials, and systems. Important changes include: Updated table for the Minimum Number of Required Plumbing Fixtures. Single-user toilet facilities (a room having a single water closet and a single lavatory) are not required to be labeled for use by only a male or female (separated use designations). Solar thermal water heating systems need to conform to the ICC 900/SRCC 300 standard. Well systems are required to comply with standard NGWA-01 where local requirements do not cover subject matter or are lacking in detail on others.
IPC 2018: A Member of the International Code Family
IPC 2018
A Member of the International Code Family
Hardcover      ISBN: 1609837444
The IPC provides minimum regulations for plumbing facilities in terms of both performance and prescriptive objectives, and provides for the acceptance of new and innovative products, materials, and systems. Important changes include: Updated table for the Minimum Number of Required Plumbing Fixtures. Single-user toilet facilities (a room having a single water closet and a single lavatory) are not required to be labeled for use by only a male or female (separated use designations). Solar thermal water heating systems need to conform to the ICC 900/SRCC 300 standard. Well systems are required to comply with standard NGWA-01 where local requirements do not cover subject matter or are lacking in detail on others.
Master Basic Plumbing and Central Heating
Master Basic Plumbing and Central Heating
Paperback      ISBN: 1473611628
A new edition of a basic, readable and problem-focused guide to common plumbing difficulties.
Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters
Mathematics for Plumbers and Pipefitters
Paperback      ISBN: 1111642605
Now in its 8th edition, MATHEMATICS FOR PLUMBERS AND PIPEFITTERS delivers the essential math skills necessary in the plumbing and pipefitting professions. Starting with a thorough math review to ensure a solid foundation, the book progresses into specific on-the-job applications, such as pipe length calculations, sheet metal work, and the builder's level.Broad-based subjects like physics, volume, pressures, and capacities round out your knowledge, while a new chapter on the business of plumbing invites you to consider an exciting entrepreneurial venture. Written by a Master Plumber and experienced vocational educator, MATHEMATICS FOR PLUMBERS AND PIPEFITTERS, 8th Edition includes a multitude of real-world examples, reference tables, and formulas to help you build a rewarding career in the plumbing and pipefitting trade.
Plumbing: A Homeowner's Guide
Plumbing
A Homeowner's Guide
Paperback      ISBN: 163186162x
Every homeowner sooner or later will need to repair or replace a plumbing fixture or will want to upgrade a plumbing feature. From faucet repair to installing plumbing for a new bathroom, you can save plenty of money by doing the plumbing yourself. With today's materials and installation methods, almost any project is within the reach of a motivated do-it-yourselfer with a modest set of tools and some basic skills. After an introductory chapter on understanding the plumbing system, tools, and materials, Plumbing presents a section on repairs and replacements that can be done with a modest set of tools and that require no running of supply or DWV pipes. Later chapters explain how to work with plumbing pipe and how to tackle some more complex repairs and installations. Also included is a chapter on outdoor plumbing.
Plumbing 101
Plumbing 101
Paperback      ISBN: 1133281532
The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling-Contractors (PHCC) National Association develops and delivers educational programs to help shape the future of the trade. Here is the first in a series of four plumbing textbooks/workbooks designed for students in secondary, post-secondary, and apprentice programs. Contractors, educators, and code and business specialists provide students with the applied knowledge needed on the job. The topics include tools of the plumbing trade, basic math for plumbing, piping materials used in plumbing work, faucets and related devices, and water heaters. Revised from the 2009 edition. Annotation
Plumbing 301
Plumbing 301
Paperback      ISBN: 133739176x
Designed for your third year as a plumbing apprentice, PLUMBING 301, Second Edition, combines a visually appealing, full-color design, clear writing style, and the most current plumbing and gas code references to give you everything you need to know for both commercial and residential plumbing. Coverage begins with basic installation practices; progresses to blueprint reading, the National Fuel Gas Code, and surveying instruments; and includes special chapters devoted to the math and science of plumbing. The Second Edition builds on this thorough foundation with new discussions of hydronic systems, LP gas systems, ejector systems, water treatment, and electrical controls and wiring, plus enhanced content on preplanning and electrical controls. Now better than ever, this valuable text gives you the tools you need to be successful as you continue your journey into the plumbing industry. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile Pro