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
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
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.
NEWLY REVISED CHAPTER HIGHLIGHT... more