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Hardcover. The author looks into the history and development of dry stone walling before demonstrating how to build a wall with step-by-step explanations accompanied by photographs and diagrams. Num Pages: 128 pages, 60 b&w photographs, 20 diagrams. BIC Classification: TNK; TNT; TV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (XV) Technical / Manuals. Dimension: 243 x 174 x 15. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
The Crowood Press Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861264442
ISBN
9781861264442
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 23.99
€ 20.55

Hardcover. Offers information on different aspects of the slating and tiling industry. This book examines the various types of roof coverings that were traditionally used. It includes basic aspects such as sorting and holding states, through to complex aspects involved in sorting and setting out a diminishing course roof, and forming swept and laced valleys. Num Pages: 384 pages, 40 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: TNK; TNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 254 x 180 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1138.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
Facsimile
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9781873394465
ISBN
9781873394465
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 348.29

Paperback. This textbook presents a series of concise, simply written and well illustrated technical information sheets, providing essential job knowledge and understanding for the painter and decorator. It gives thorough coverage of materials and equipment ? both decorative and industrial ? currently in use, and gives useful guidance on specification. Num Pages: 320 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: 4KVCS; 4KVCT; TNTB. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 240 x 186 x 17. Weight in Grams: 674.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
6th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444335019
ISBN
9781444335019
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 39.24

Paperback. A veteran carpenter and former senior editor of the Journal of Light Construction provides trade secrets, tips, color photos, diagrams, and resources for selecting materials and completing home projects from bookcases to trimming windows. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com). Series: Build Like a Pro - Expert Advice from Start to Finish. Num Pages: 160 pages, 300 colour photos, 78 colour drawings. BIC Classification: TNTC; WKDW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 275 x 233 x 10. Weight in Grams: 778.
Publisher
Taunton Press Inc
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9781561584789
ISBN
9781561584789
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 18.46

Paperback. Num Pages: 346 pages, 8 Pages of Illustrations. BIC Classification: RNC; TNK; TNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 253 x 202 x 24. Weight in Grams: 906.
Publisher
Chelsea Green Publishing Co United States
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
First printing, June 2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781890132347
ISBN
9781890132347
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 23.95

Paperback. High quality purpose-made joinery skills employs many traditional craft principles and skills and this title aims to reflect this in its coverage of modern materials and techniques. It details windows, doors, frames, wall panelling, counters, fitments, seating and stairs. Num Pages: 328 pages, line drawings. BIC Classification: TNTC; WKDW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UF) Further/Higher Education; (XV) Technical / Manuals. Dimension: 243 x 190 x 19. Weight in Grams: 658.
Publisher
Stobart Davies Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
328
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Second
Condition
New
SKU
V9780854420971
ISBN
9780854420971
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 53.05
€ 41.43

Paperback. Offers plans and instructions for building 47 functional wooden boats for oar, motor, and sail, including dories, peapods, Sea Bright skiffs, wherries, and Rangeley boats. Num Pages: 560 pages, 555 photographs and illustrations. BIC Classification: TNT; TRL; WSSN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 274 x 215 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1138.
Publisher
International Marine Publishing Co United States
Number of pages
560
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780071427975
ISBN
9780071427975
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 25.26

Paperback. Metric edition with tables giving lengths of rafters, hips and valleys, differences in lengths of jack rafters, plus all angle cuts. Num Pages: 80 pages, tables. BIC Classification: TNK; TNT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (XV) Technical / Manuals. Dimension: 126 x 105 x 5. Weight in Grams: 44.
Publisher
Stobart Davies Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
80
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1972
Condition
New
SKU
V9780854420049
ISBN
9780854420049
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 8.99
€ 8.22

Paperback. New edition of the popular Carpentry and Joinery Level 2 Candidate Handbook from Heinemann, fully updated with new content and precisely aligned to the CAA Diploma specification, providing learners with the right tools for job. Series: Carpentry and Joinery NVQ and CAA Diploma Level 2. Num Pages: 360 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: 4KV; TNTC. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 275 x 220 x 17. Weight in Grams: 998.
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
360
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780435027049
ISBN
9780435027049
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 54.08

Hardcover. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AMC; TNTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 279 x 216. .
Publisher
Joseph Jenkins, Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780964425828
ISBN
9780964425828
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 49.99
€ 31.52

Paperback. New edition of the best-selling Heinemann textbook, with a user-friendly style, accessible language and an approachable layout, now fully updated to match the 2010 specification. Series: Plumbing NVQ 2010. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 4KVCS; TNTP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 219 x 276 x 22. Weight in Grams: 1314.
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780435031312
ISBN
9780435031312
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 56.94

Paperback. New edition of the best-selling Heinemann textbook, with a user-friendly style, accessible language and an approachable layout, now fully updated to match the 2010 specification. Series: Plumbing NVQ 2010 Level 3. Num Pages: 528 pages. BIC Classification: 4KVCT; TNTP. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 276 x 219 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1446.
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
528
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780435031169
ISBN
9780435031169
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 68.37

Paperback. Editor(s): Colin, Fearn. Num Pages: 330 pages. BIC Classification: TNTB. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 281 x 220 x 17. Weight in Grams: 1084.
Publisher
City & Guilds
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851933030
ISBN
9780851933030
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.99
€ 29.77

Paperback. Gives guidance on the risks of failure of sloping glazing and the assessment and management of those risks. This title describes the main types of sloping glazing and the factors associated with failures. Series: BR. Num Pages: 28 pages, 6 black & white tables. BIC Classification: TNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 297 x 210. Weight in Grams: 136.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
IHS BRE Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
28
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781860817168
ISBN
9781860817168
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 67.72

Paperback. For centuries, the steel square has been a mainstay in the toolbox of skilled craftsmen. In the hands of someone who knows how to use it, this simple tool can quickly solve many common construction problems involving angles, arcs, circles, and squares. Num Pages: 192 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: TNT; WKDW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 206 x 254 x 16. Weight in Grams: 478.
Publisher
Fox Chapel Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9781565238916
ISBN
9781565238916
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.50

Paperback. Explores the history of British bricks and brick makers. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; HBTK; TNTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 235 x 15. Weight in Grams: 282.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445659121
ISBN
9781445659121
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.75

Paperback. Arms you with the plans and instructions for building three rugged touring canoes, including a 12-foot double-paddle canoe, a 14-foot solo, and a 16-foot tandem. With the help of 170 photos and illustrations, the author walks you through the entire process for all three designs - from reading the plans to painting or varnishing your new canoe. Num Pages: 176 pages, 150 halftone illustrations, 20 line illustrations. BIC Classification: TNTC; WGG; WSSN5. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 232 x 187 x 14. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education - Europe United States
Number of pages
161
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780071372275
ISBN
9780071372275
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.09

Hardcover. Modern systems and materials mean that most domestic plumbing jobs are within the scope of do-it-yourselfers. This guide explains the basic skills of plumbing which can be applied to any situation. Instructions for 30 projects, from mending a leaking tap, to installing a shower unit, are detailed. Editor(s): Lawrence, Mike. Num Pages: 96 pages, 200 colour line drawings, 25 colour photographs. BIC Classification: TNTP; WKD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 253 x 192 x 13. Weight in Grams: 500. 96 pages, 200 colour line drawings, 25 colour photographs. Editor(s): Lawrence, Mike. Modern systems and materials mean that most domestic plumbing jobs are within the scope of do-it-yourselfers. This guide explains the basic skills of plumbing which can be applied to any situation. Instructions for 30 projects, from mending a leaking tap, to installing a shower unit, are detailed. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: TNTP; WKD. Dimension: 253 x 192 x 13. Weight: 500.
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861261731
ISBN
9781861261731
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 13.39

Paperback. Written for the Cskills Awards Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry, this book has been developed in partnership with Leeds College of Building to bring you up-to-date and expert knowledge of site carpentry. Also relevant for the City & Guilds qualifications. Num Pages: 320 pages, ill. BIC Classification: TNTC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 296 x 217 x 13. Weight in Grams: 932.
Publisher
Nelson Thornes Ltd
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408521267
ISBN
9781408521267
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.98

Paperback. With little more than a knife, a branch and a dose of concentration this book shows how to create unique keepsakes that are fun to make, make great gifts and are popular items for sale. Num Pages: 72 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: TNTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 279 x 208 x 6. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
Fox Chapel Publishing United States
Number of pages
72
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781565232365
ISBN
9781565232365
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 11.66

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