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The Housebuilder's Bible
The Housebuilder's Bible
Sixth Edition
By Mark Brinkley
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"The Housebuilder's Bible is the first and only guidebook to mix yardstick costing with information and advice on residential building projects in the UK."
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Dictionary of Building
The Penguin Dictionary of Building
Penguin's quirky Dictionary of Building is great for explaining almost any building term
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Building Regs in Brief
Building Regulations in Brief
Ray Tricker
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The Penguin Dictionary of Building

The Penguin Dictionary of Building Fourth Edition
By John S. Scott (Editor), James Maclean (Editor)

Product Details:
Paperback 544 pages (16 August 1993)
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0-1405123-9-X
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Book Description
The fourth edition of The Penguin Dictionary of Building has proved its claim to be the most popular and unique work of reference of its kind, being comprehensive, up-to-date and inexpensive. Illustrated throughout with clear, explanatory line drawings, it offers:
  • Clear definitions of terms used by architects, builders, DIY centres, planners and surveyors in the construction, use and care of all types of building
  • Entries ranging from foundations and footings to the fixing of roof tiles and other trades
  • Methods and materials used by bricklayers, carpenters, glazers, plumbers, tilers
  • Regulations (including those arising from European unity) on fire, health and safety, insulation and noise
Practical and indispensable, The Penguin Dictionary of Building will be invaluable to professional builders as well as DIY enthusiasts and home decorators.

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