How Your House Works: A Visual Guide to Understanding and Maintaining Your Home, Updated and Expanded

How Your House Works: A Visual Guide to Understanding and Maintaining Your Home, Updated and Expanded Author Charlie Wing
ISBN-10 1118099400
ISBN-13 9781118099407
Year 2012-02-28
Pages 208
Language English
Publisher RSMeans
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Understand how to maintain everything in your homeincluding the kitchen sink How Your House Works Second Edition reinforces the fact that it pays to be an informed consumer Knowledge of your home s systems helps you control repair and construction costs and makes sure the correct elements are being installed or replaced How Your House Works uncovers the mysteries behind just about every major appliance and building element in your house Clear full color drawings show you exactly how these things should be put together and how they function including what to check if they don t work Covering topics such as electrical systems heating and air conditioning plumbing major household appliances foundation framing doors and windows this updated Second Edition has considerable additional information with new chapters related to sustainability in and outside the house as well as new topics including clock thermostats ventless gas heaters moisture and mold and passive solar heating Illustrated guidance on electrical systems heating and air conditioning plumbing major household appliances foundation framing doors and windows Includes a wealth of additional information with new chapters related to sustainability and outside the house Features new topics that include clock thermostats ventless gas heaters moisture and mold LED lamps motion activated light switches and passive solar heating Presented in a richly illustrated with full color drawings With see through cross section drawings that show you how things are put together and how they function How Your House Works supplies you with the knowledge that just might save you having to call in a professional

Houses

Houses Author Henry Harrison
ISBN-10 0793129672
Release 1998-09-01
Pages 514