Remodeler's Instant Answers / Edition 1

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If you're a construction contractor intent on finishing your next remodeling assignment on time and within budget, Remodeler's Instant Answers is the on-the-job resource you need within arm's reach at all times. It's the one book you can count on to solve even the toughest remodeling problem in seconds!

Through a combination of informative illustrations and to-the-point text, Remodeler's Instant Answers provides quick, timesaving access to solutions for a broad range of commonly encountered remodeling obstacles. In addition, the book also includes:

* Appropriate references to building codes
* Conversion tables and reference charts
* Fast fact notations for rapid troubleshooting
* A handy Q&A section
* And much, much more!

No matter if you're a builder, a carpenter, or even a building inspector, Remodeler's Instant Answers is the one book you need to work as efficiently and knowledgeably as possible.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071398299
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
  • Publication date: 3/10/2003
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 372
  • Product dimensions: 0.83 (w) x 5.00 (h) x 8.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction ix
Chapter 1 Basement Conversions 1
Chapter 2 Basement Bathrooms 15
Chapter 3 Flooring and Wallcoverings 33
Chapter 4 Kitchen Remodeling 59
Chapter 5 Bathroom Remodeling 111
Chapter 6 Room Additions 147
Chapter 7 Sunrooms 187
Chapter 8 Attic Conversions 215
Chapter 9 Dormer Installations 243
Chapter 10 Enclosed Porch Conversions 261
Chapter 11 Garages 271
Chapter 12 Decks, Gazebos, and Screened Porches 291
Chapter 13 Cosmetic Remodeling 313
Chapter 14 Dust and Debris Control 321
Chapter 15 Rip-Outs of Existing Conditions 327
Chapter 16 Safety Issues 337
Index 353
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