The Complete Visual Guide to Building a House

The Complete Visual Guide to Building a House by John Carroll 1600850227 9781600850226
Stock Image - Actual Cover May Vary


 

Our Price: $40.99

Quantity:39

 
ISBN: 1600850227


Condition:
New [Add $99.00]
Like-New [Add $0.60]
Very-Good [Add $0.40]
Good [Add $0.20]
Acceptable

Quantity:  
Description
 

Todays most comprehensive course in residential construction. The Complete Visual Guide to Building a House not only lives up to its name, but the detailed illustrations put this reference in a league of its own. Its your single source for reliable instruction in building a house from foundation to finishing touches -- and its a beautiful book as well.

An essential reference for builders, carpenters, and homeowners! Find everything you need in one easy-to-navigate guide that covers all the bases:

  • Building the structure: foundations; floors; walls; ceilings; raftered and trussed roofs
  • Closing the house to weather: roofing; installing windows, doors, siding and trim; controlling moisture
  • Finishing the house: wall and floor coverings; hanging interior doors; installing trim and cabinets; building stairs

Expert step-by-step instruction and detailed illustrations. The Compete Visual Guide to Building a House combines the expertise of builder-author John Carroll with over 1,200 full-color drawings by illustrator Chuck Lockhart. Finally, a step-by-step guide that provides a complete course in residential carpentry and construction from two pros who, together, have over 65 years of experience in the building trades.

Eliminate guesswork and avoid costly missteps. Building a house is a complex and challenging undertaking that requires knowing what needs to be done at every critical step - and thats exactly what you will find in The Complete Visual Guide to Building a House. With this guide in hand, youll be armed with the right information and clear illustrations whenever you need them.

Author: John Carroll

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 528

Publisher: Taunton Press

Publication Date: 2014-03-18


Share your shopping experience. Write a review here »

Browse for more products in the same category as this item:

Binding > Hardcover