• Planning a House

    Planning a House

    It has been my pleasure over the years to plan out and build many homes. There are as many house plans as there are dreams in the minds of future homeowners. A good house plan requires many hours of visualization. If you can walk through your home in your mind, then you can usually see how the preliminary plans need to be drawn up. There are many things to consider when planning a home. A lot has to do with the size of your pocketbook. In our...

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  • The Path Of Excellence World Class Leadership

    The Path Of Excellence World Class Leadership

    For the first time here, ‘Excellence’ can be understood as a validated measureable methodology with a destination that can be understood as: ‘Becoming World Class’. This is a business improvement book for everyone. Whether you are a small business, large company, head of a division, run a department or are an individual employee who simply wants better results, this book is for you. At it’s heart, this book presents the ten...

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  • Takers Economy - An Inquiry into Illegal File Sharing

    Takers Economy - An Inquiry into Illegal File Sharing

    File sharing has become a widespread phenomenon. As much as it can be a blessing in terms of communication and progress, it obviously opens the door to pursuits that enjoy a far less angelic reputation. Still, the overall picture hints that a significant number of users participate in such ill-famed activities. Given this situation, could illegal file sharing actually be a positive process for downloaders and the collectivity ? The question is...

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  • Introduction To The Income Statement

    Introduction To The Income Statement

    INCOME STATEMENT: We are using the same income state­ment from the last video, but we have now added some line num­bers to the left of each row. These num­bers are there to help you under­stand which items we are using in our cal­cu­la­tions, and how to do the cal­cu­la­tions that end up giv­ing us insights into the income statement. GROSS MARGIN: Since the income state­ment is a mea­sure of prof­itabil­ity, the first thing we...

     53 p cdxd2 29/10/2012 232 1

  • Ebook Architectural Forensics

    Ebook Architectural Forensics

    Architectural Forensics would not have been possible without the support and assistance of numerous in-dividuals—friends, colleagues, architects/engineers and contractors who have contributed greatly to the formation and crystallization of my thoughts and insights on many of the topics and issues discussed dur-ing the preparation of this book.

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  • Guide to Shotcrete

    Guide to Shotcrete

    The shotcrete process has grown into an important and widely used construction technique. Because of continued developments in materials, equipment, and construction procedures in recent years, this guide was prepared to replace "Recommended Practice for Shotcreting (ACI 5006-66)". This guide covers many aspects of shotcrete contruction including materials, equipment, crew organization, preliminary preparation, proportioning, shotcrete...

     41 p cdxd2 17/10/2012 215 1

  • Những kiến thức cơ bản về công tác đo đạc trong xây dựng

    Những kiến thức cơ bản về công tác đo đạc trong xây dựng

    Trắc địa là một khâu công việc rất quan trọng trong toàn bộ quá trình xây dựng công trình. Nhiệm vụ chủ yếu của công tác trắc địa trong xây dựng là đảm bảo cho công trình được đúng kích thước hình học và đúng vị trí thiết kế. Xuất phát từ thực tế đó mà đề tài "Những kiến thức cơ bản về công tác đo đạc trong xây dựng" đã được...

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  • Blueprint symbols

    Blueprint symbols

    Blueprint symbols Here is a list of all the blueprint symbols that are needed to make architectural, electrical and plumbing blueprints. Because of the scale, many of these symbols are hard to see on real blueprints. The electrical floor plan map below shows some of the symbols used by electricians.

     16 p cdxd2 30/10/2012 208 6



    Tile bathrooms are really popular right now. They add value to any home and they create a look and feel of quality and durability. It doesn’t matter if you’re building a new home or doing some remodeling, this eBook will guide you through each step of the process carefully. I completely remodeled my master bathroom for the sake of writing this eBook because of feedback from my website visitors. Many do-it-yourself homeowners want to...

     61 p cdxd2 30/10/2012 208 3

  • Lecture Management: A practical introduction (6/e): Chapter 14 - Kinicki, Williams

    Lecture Management: A practical introduction (6/e): Chapter 14 - Kinicki, Williams

    Major questions you should be able to answer: I don’t want to be just a manager; I want to be a leader. What’s the difference between the two? What does it take to be a successful leader? Do effective leaders behave in similar ways? How might effective leadership vary according to the situation on hand? What does it take to truly inspire people to perform beyond their normal levels? If there are many ways to be a leader, which one would...

     15 p cdxd2 26/05/2016 202 1

  • Ebook Computer aided architectural design futures 2005

    Ebook Computer aided architectural design futures 2005

    Computer Aided Architectural Design is a particularly dynamic field that is developing through the actions of architects, software developers, researchers, technologists, users, and society alike.

     491 p cdxd2 11/04/2018 195 3

  • Academic Success For All: Three Secrets to Academic Success

    Academic Success For All: Three Secrets to Academic Success

    The first time I went to college, I dropped out after one semester. Convinced I both wanted and needed a college degree, I tried again. And again. And again. For me, it took five attempts at college before I eventually earned my first degree. I have written this book for anyone who is concerned that something similar or even worse might happen to you. Having earned four academic degrees and spent 15 years teaching in colleges and universities...

     61 p cdxd2 30/10/2012 191 1