NFPA 13R helps you design and install life-saving sprinkler systems in multiple-family dwellings -- to safeguard people and property from fire.
For effective and economical sprinkler system installation in multifamily occupancies -- such as apartment buildings and hotels -- buildings, designers, owners, and AHJs rely on NFPA 13R: Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Low-Rise Residential Occupancies.
Topics include pipe and tube data, valves, fittings, flanges and gaskets, offsets and calculations—the answers to all your questions. You’ll especially appreciate the pipe layout, piping prints, oxy-acetylene set-up, pipe welding and pipe rigging sections, which are easy to understand, yet extremely detailed.
This updated Fourth Edition of the Boiler Operator's Guide covers federal and state jurisdictional requirements, as well as changes to the ASME Boiler Code, such as the new confined space entry requirements.
Packed with more need-to-know information than any other book on the market, Residential Oil Burners, 3E provides the knowledge and skills that residential oil burner technicians will need to succeed in the industry.
IA Document A201–2017, General Conditions of the Contract for Construction, is considered the keystone document of the Conventional family of documents because it provides the terms and conditions under which the Owner, Contractor, and Architect will work together during the building construction process.
AIA Document A401®–2017 establishes the contractual relationship between the contractor and subcontractor. It sets forth the responsibilities of both parties and lists their respective obligations, which are written to parallel AIA Document A201®–2017, General Conditions of the Contract for Construction, which A401–2017 incorporates by reference.
AIA Document A701TM-2018 is used when competitive bids are to be solicited for construction of the project. Coordinated with AIA Document A201®, General Conditions of the Contract for Construction, and its related documents, AIA Document A701-2018 provides instructions on procedures, including bonding requirements, for Bidders to follow when preparing and submitting their bids.
Establishes minimum regulations for mechanical systems using prescriptive and performance-related provisions. The IMC was developed with broad-based principles that make possible the use of new materials, methods and design.
This book is a comprehensive guide for the Alabama Home Builders, containing the following three titles: Basic Safety, Masonry & Sitework for the Residential Contractor, 2nd Edition, and Study Guide for Residential Carpentry & Repair, 2nd Edition. Alabama Home Builder candidates can use this reference OR purchase the three individual titles in its place.
This new 2015 reference replaces Study Guide for Commercial Carpentry , Masonry Level 3 Trainee Guide, Carpentry Level 2 Framing & Finishing Trainee Guide, Carpentry Level 3 Forms Trainee Guide, and Carpentry Level 4 Advanced Trainee Guide. Study Guide for Commercial Carpentry is still approved for use, but is not the preferred edition.
This book covers basic business management skills necessary to run a construction business. It also addresses the legal requirements of establishing a business including taxes, laws, and regulations governing construction.