Construction & Architecture

Construction & Architecture

Whether you are a commercial or residential builder, homeowner, real estate professional, building or home inspector, architect or municipal engineer, our collection of Federal books and ebooks about construction and architecture will give you the best and latest advice on building or rebuilding a better structure. Includes earthquake and flood resistance advice as well as roads, tunnels and historic buildings.

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Historic Decorative Metal Ceilings and Walls: Use, Repair, and Replacement

Historic Decorative Metal Ceilings and Walls: Use, Repair, and Replacement

By: Interior Dept., National Park Service, Technical Preservation Services

GPO Stock # 024-005-01330-0 ISBN: 9780160936302

A product of the late Industrial Revolution, decorative metal ceilings became available in many patterns, plain and elaborate, and emulated  popular architectural styles of the period. There's a resurgence of interest today both as a historic...

Price: $6.00
Code of Federal Regulations, Title 29, Labor, Pt. 1926, Revised as of July 1, 20

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 29, Labor, Pt. 1926, Revised as of July 1, 2016

By: National Archives and Records Administration, Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-084-00120-1 ISBN: 9780160933585

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 29, Labor, Pt. 1926 continues coverage of rules, regulations and procedures related to the Department of Labor. This volume include sinformation on occupational health, safety, and more.

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Price: $56.00
Preservation Briefs 41, The Seismic Rehabilitation of Historic Buildings

The Seismic Rehabilitation of Historic Buildings

By: Interior Dept., National Park Service, Historical Preservation Services

GPO Stock # 024-005-01322-9 ISBN: 9780160932526

This Preservation Brief provides information on how earthquakes affect historic buildings, how a historic preservation ethic can guide responsible retrofit decisions, and how various methods of seismic rehabilitation can protect human lives and...

Price: $6.00
Taking Shelter From the Storm: Building a Safe Room for Your Home or Small Busin

Taking Shelter From the Storm: Building a Safe Room for Your Home or Small Business; Includes Construction Plans (CD)

By: Homeland Security Dept., Federal Emergency Management Agency

GPO Stock # 064-000-00069-1 ISBN: 9780160931437

Having a safe room built for your home or small business can help provide near-absolute protection for you and your family or employees from injury or death caused by the dangerous forces of extreme winds such as tornadoes, hurricanes, and other...

Price: $18.00
Code of Federal Regulations, Title 41, Public Contracts and Property Management,

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 41, Public Contracts and Property Management, Chapter 101, Revised as of July 1, 2015

By: National Archives and Records Administration. Office of the Federal Register

GPO Stock # 869-082-00182-8 ISBN: 9780160929595

Code of Federal Regulations, Title 41, Chapter 101 continues coverage on the rules, processes, procedures, and regulations relating to Federal Property Management Regulations. This chapter includes information about annual real...

Price: $23.00
Gravel Roads Construction and Maintenance Guide

Gravel Roads Construction and Maintenance Guide

By: Transportation Dept., Federal Highway Administration

GPO Stock # 050-001-00348-1 ISBN: 9780160929915

This guide provides information on what makes a good gravel road surface. Sections of this text have a focus on construction, drainage, surface gravel, and stabilization of roads. The final section covers innovations in the gravel road...

Price: $26.00
Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home 2013 (Package of 50)

Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home 2013 (Package of 50)

By: Environmental Protection Agency

GPO Stock # 055-000-00683-1 ISBN: 9780160921834

Discusses how to recognize and prevent lead hazards, especially from painted surfaces and from water. Includes telephone numbers, web addresses, and postal addresses of regional offices to contact for more information.

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Price: $66.00
Homebuilders' Guide to Earthquake-Resistant Design and Construction (ePub eBook)

Homebuilders' Guide to Earthquake-Resistant Design and Construction (ePub eBook)

By: U.S.Department of Homeland Security,U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency/FEMA

GPO Stock # 064-300-00001-6 ISBN: 9780160919084

FEMA P-232. June 2006. Homebuilders' Guide to Earthquake-Resistant Design and Construction presents seismic design and construction guidance for one and two-family light frame residential structures that can be utilized by homebuilders,...

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Answers to Questions about Substantially Damaged Buildings (eBook)

Answers to Questions about Substantially Damaged Buildings (eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency/FEMA

GPO Stock # 999-000-44446-8 ISBN: 9780160869372

Provides information on FEMA regulations and policy on substantial improvement as it applies to damaged structures. FEMA P-213. National Flood Insurance Program Community Assistance Series.

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Preservation and Repair of Historic Stained and Leaded Glass (ePub eBook)

Preservation and Repair of Historic Stained and Leaded Glass (ePub eBook)

By: U.S. Department of Interior, U.S. National Park Service/NPS

GPO Stock # 999-000-44444-6 ISBN: 9780160878398

Gives a short history of stained and leaded glass in America. Also surveys basic preservation and documentation issues, addresses common causes of deterioration, and presents repair, restoration, and protection options.

Audience: Anyone...

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