Residential Construction Academy

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Author : Floyd Vogt

9781305086180

800 Pages  Hardcover 

4th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2012

©2016 , Published

$97.50

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Developed in partnership with the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and its Home Builders Institute (HBI), this book offers a visual, step-by-step approach to learning how to build a home, while guiding students through the development of essential workplace skills. RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTI... more

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BASED ON NATIONAL SKILL STANDARDS. The book is based on skill standards developed by construction professionals and educators through the workforce development arm of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the Home Builders Institute (HBI), thereby providing clear guidelines and expectati... more

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NEW PROCEDURES EMPHASIZE USING A CIRCULAR SAW, INSTALLING WINDOWS AND WATERPROOFING CHIMNEYS. Readers learn the latest techniques and processes to most effectively use a circular saw, install and flash windows, and waterproof a chimney with step and counter flashing.

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Carpentry DVD Set II (5-8)

The Carpentry DVD Series is an integrated part of the RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY: CARPENTRY package. The comprehensive two-part DVD of eight videos introduces viewers to Carpentry and its applications. You'll find studio-quality graphics, clear step-by-step demonstrations, and graphics and animations that illustrate important concepts in a visually appealing present... more

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Workbook

The student workbook is design to help the user retain key chapter content. Included within this resource are a review of chapter objectives and key terms, an outline of key points, additional chapter questions and exercises, and job sheets to practice essential job skills.

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Carpentry DVD Set I (1-4)

The Carpentry DVD Series is an integrated part of the RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACADEMY: CARPENTRY package. The comprehensive two-part DVD of eight videos introduces viewers to Carpentry and its applications. You'll find studio-quality graphics, clear step-by-step demonstrations, and graphics and animations that illustrate important concepts in a visually appealing presenta... more

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