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.
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.
Country and Cottage Water Systems
A Complete Out-of-the-city Guide to On-site Water and Sewage Systems, Including Pumps, Plumbing, Water Purification and Alternative Toilets
Hardcover ISBN: 0969692277
This indispensable guide will save those who live or spend their leisure time in rural areas time, money and headaches. Packed with solid, easy-to-understand advice -- and clear, detailed illustrations -- Country and Cottage Water Systems takes the mystery out of rural water systems and their components. Whether planning a new system or updating, expanding or fixing an existing one, the ideas, the know-how and the solutions are all here. The book includes tips for do-it-yourselfers, and guidance for those hiring a professional, on a variety of topics, including: - Methods for testing water - Making water safe to drink - Choosing the right pump - Dealing with environmental issues and legal concerns - Planning a system's connections - Types of wells and how to dig a new one or revitalize an old one - Understanding and installing waste systems - Troubleshooting septic systems - How to reduce a septic system's footprint - The pros and cons of alternative toilets - How to build an outhouse - Getting rid of gray water - How to keep pipes from freezing in winter - How to winterize a seasonal water system for easy spring start-up From getting water in to getting waste out, Country and Cottage Water Systems helps ensure clean, safe water for country and cottage dwellers, as well as hassle-free and environmentally responsible waste disposal.