The Stonebuilder s Primer

Author: Charles K. Long
Publisher: Camden East, Ont. : Camden House Pub.
ISBN: PSU:000011431176
Release Date: 1981-01-01
Genre: House & Home

Recommends a method for the construction of a house and covers planning, laying the foundation, and framing

The Stonebuilder s Primer

Author: Charles Long
Publisher: Willowdale, Ont. : Firefly Books
ISBN: 1552092984
Release Date: 1998-01-01
Genre: Architecture

Recommends a method for the construction of a house and covers planning, laying the foundation, and framing

The Complete Guide to Building with Rocks Stone

Author: Brenda Flynn
Publisher: Atlantic Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781601383709
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Architecture

This book is designed to walk homeowners through the process of developing, planning, and implementing a stone building project. Starting with the basics, you will learn about the common types of stone and where natural stone is found throughout the United States, as well as how to gather your own fieldstone. You will learn how to use stone as a building material, including where to acquire it, as well as how it is cut, sold, and used in various projects. You will learn what tools you need for stonework and how to start working with dry stone, how to work with mortared stone, and the correct way to pour and mix cement. This book will even teach you how your children can be involved with your stonework projects. You will save significant money and increase the value of your house by building your own stone structures in and around your home. This book provides detailed instructions that make seemingly complex projects easy. You will learn how to build stone walls, mailboxes, and fireplaces. You can enhance your backyard with the addition of a stone patio, arch, barbeque pit, rock garden, and a pond, complete with a stone bridge.If you have an existing stone structure on your property, you will learn how to restore it and give it the face-lift it needs. If your property has a structure beyond repair, this book will help you recycle its stone or bricks. Additionally, dozens of stonecutting experts were interviewed for this book, providing insight and experience in using stone as a building material. With The Complete Guide to Building with Rocks & Stone, you will learn how you can start using stone for everything from new projects to restoring existing stone structures. For anyone considering a stone building project, this book is an excellent resource for you. Atlantic Publishing is a small, independent publishing company based in Ocala, Florida. Founded over twenty years ago in the company presidentâe(tm)s garage, Atlantic Publishing has grown to become a renowned resource for non-fiction books. Today, over 450 titles are in print covering subjects such as small business, healthy living, management, finance, careers, and real estate. Atlantic Publishing prides itself on producing award winning, high-quality manuals that give readers up-to-date, pertinent information, real-world examples, and case studies with expert advice. Every book has resources, contact information, and web sites of the products or companies discussed.

Essential Sustainable Home Design

Author: Chris Magwood
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 9781771422406
Release Date: 2017-07-31
Genre: Architecture

Essential Sustainable Home Design walks homebuilders through designing an environmentally friendly home, starting with key concepts, principles, and a project vision. Covering what makes a building green, a criteria matrix to guide design, material, and systems decisions, assembling a professional team, working with code officials, and choosing sustainable materials to keep the project goals on track from start to finish.

Making Better Buildings

Author: Chris Magwood
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 9780865717060
Release Date: 2014-03-25
Genre: Architecture

Sustainable building from the ground up - the pros and cons of the latest green and natural materials and technologies

Canadian selection

Author: Mavis Cariou
Publisher: Univ of Toronto Pr
ISBN: UOM:39015013008506
Release Date: 1985
Genre: Reference


Nature Canada

Author:
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015015581542
Release Date: 1982
Genre: Natural history


Restoring Canadian Homes

Author: John Hearn
Publisher: Markham, Ont. : Fitzhenry & Whiteside
ISBN: UVA:X001083533
Release Date: 1986
Genre: Architecture, Domestic


Canadiana

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105015652535
Release Date: 1982
Genre: Canada


Library Journal

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ISBN: UOM:39015082964647
Release Date: 1999
Genre: Libraries

Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.

Canadian Books in Print

Author: Marian Butler
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 0802049753
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Canada

CBIP is the complete reference and buying guide to English-language Canadian books currently in print; consequently, the Author and Title Index, Subject Index and microfiche editions are indispensable to the book profession. With submissions from both small and large publishers, CBIP provides access to titles not listed anywhere else. Containing more than 48,000 titles, of which approximately 4,000 have a 2001 imprint, the Author and Title Index is extensively cross-referenced. The Subject Index lists the titles under 800 different subject categories. Both books offer the most complete directory of Canadian publishers available, listing the names and ISBN prefixes, as well as the street, e-mail and web addresses of more than 4,850 houses. The quarterly microfiche service provides updated information in April, July and October. CBIP is constantly referred to by order librarians, booksellers, researchers, and all those involved in book acquisition. In addition, CBIP is an invaluable record of the vast wealth of publishing and writing activity in the scientific, literary, academic and arts communities across Canada. A quarterly subscription service including the annual Author and Title Index (March 2001) plus quarterly microfiche updates (April, July, and October 2001) is also available. ISBN 0802049567 $220.00 NET.