Basic Plumbing With Illustrations
Paperback ISBN: 0934041997
This revised edition offers up-to-date instructions for installing code-approved plumbing in residential and light commercial buildings. Coverage includes fundamentals such as planning and sizing, installation, common layout, and code requirements, plus information on maintenance and repair of drain/waste/vent systems, septic tanks, hot water systems, and swimming pools. Includes study questions and numerous b&w diagrams. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
Paperback ISBN: 1600853633
Bathroom remodels of every size and shape continue to be popular renovation projects. One, because they can truly enhance a home’s appeal. And two, because they can be done on any budget. Now, with a fresh design and expanded, up-to-date content, the newest edition of the best-selling Bathroom Remodeling is a must-have for pros and passionate amateurs. Written by builders from all over the country, including some of Taunton’s most well-respected authors, the articles showcased here were originally published in Fine Homebuilding magazine. Expert guidance covers all the components of a bathroom renovation: design, tiling, lighting, heating, and ventilation.
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.
Code Check Plumbing & Mechanical
An Illustrated Guide to the Plumbing and Mechanical Codes
Paperback ISBN: 1631869477
Code Check Plumbing & Mechanical outlines the key safety principles underlying the various plumbing and mechanical codes and provides information on the code requirments for all types of plumbing installations, including all supply, drain, and vent systems as well as heating and cooling. Using clear language to ensure compliance with codes at each stage of construction, this edition reflects the most up-to-date changes in the plumbing and mechanical codes. Tables and illustrations help to clarify the complex rules and numerous changes in the latest edition of the codes. Specific code changes are highlighted throughout the text and summarized at the end of the book. In Code Check Plumbing & Mechanical, 5th Edition, clear and concise text is paired with helpful tables to clarify the complicated rules and numerous changes in the latest (2018) editions of the plumbing and mechanical codes. Armed with this invaluable resource, builders, designers, inspectors, and everyone in between will be able to avoid the most common plumbing and mechanical code violations
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.
DeWalt Plumbing Quick Check
Extreme Duty Edition
Paperback ISBN: 1111135886
Take the mystery out of the mathematical calculations that are so critical for a successful career in plumbing with this one-of-a-kind resource for anyone working in the plumbing industry. DEWALT PLUMBING QUICK CHECK: EXTREME DUTY EDITION gathers the most commonly used mathematical formulas, simplifies them, and compiles them in this sturdy, durable, easy-to-reference guide. The step-by-step approach and practical, real-world examples convey important math concepts that will enhance code compliance and installation safety. Topics include the conversion of water measurements, sizing horizontal drains, sizing vent pipe, and more. The unique design of this book, coupled with its must-have content, makes this a valuable addition to any plumber's toolbox, ensuring they will be able to quickly and easily access the information they need, when they need it.
Essential Composting Toilets
A Guide to Options, Design, Installation, and Use
Paperback ISBN: 0865718725
From wastestream to mainstream, a practical guide to composting toilet systems. Composting toilets are a key feature for local resilience, money saving, water conservation, resource recovery, septic system replacement, and an improved bathroom experience in rural and urban buildings. Essential Composting Toilets is a streamlined manual that takes a practical, how-to approach to composting toilet system selection, design, installation, and operation, while meeting universal health and safety objectives. Drawing from existing regulations and research, this book dispels myths and provides tools to assess various systems. It includes: - Easily-understood drawings, plans, and photos - Coverage of all main composting toilet systems - Selection criteria including site considerations, urine separation pros/cons, renovations/new builds, ventilation, servicing, and composting details - Design and installation details. Offering a professional approach accessible to DIYers, homeowners, designers, building consultants, water conservation advocates, and regulators, Essential Composting Toilets provides key information for redesigning toilet systems anywhere in the world.
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.
Kitchen & Bath Residential Construction and Systems
2nd Edition Hardcover ISBN: 1118439104
This revised edition of Residential Construction and Kitchen & Bath Systems combines the thorough guides to typical North American building systems for homes for the kitchen and bath industry into one comprehensive, expanded volume, completely updated and revised throughout. Learning to "read a house" is an essential skill for anyone in the kitchen and bath field. This book provides clear, concise explanations of the home's structural systems and components, including the inner workings of the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems.