Book Finder
    
 
> Crafts Hobbies & Gardening > Home Improvements > Heating Ventilation & Air Conditioning
 

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Toolbox Manual
David Tenenbaum
0137702647
July 1990
Paperback
·
 


Residential Construction Academy Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
Eugene Silberstein
1401849016
September 2004
Textbook Hardcover
·
 
Book Description
Create a direct link between your education/training program and the residential construction industry! Training materials are now available for many of the residential crafts based on skill standards developed by the nation's leading builders and educators. The result of a strategic partnership between the National Association of Home Builder's Home Builders Institute and Thomson Delmar Learning, the Residential Construction Academy Series is the perfect way to teach essential workplace skills to people new to the building trades. Based on national skill standards, this full-color, comprehensive HVAC book is intended for aspiring technicians and covers the installation, startup, and service of residential air conditioning and heating systems. The first section explores matter, energy, heat, and the basic...


Audel HVAC Fundamentals Volume 3 Air Conditioning, Heat Pumps and Distribution Systems
James E. Brumbaugh
0764542087
August 2004
Paperback
·
 
Book Description
Keep it cool or heat things up This third volume of Audel’s HVAC Library gives you a comprehensive, hands-on guide to installing, servicing, and repairing all basic air-conditioning systems in both new and older construction. You’ll also find complete coverage of specialized heating units–radiators, radiant heating systems, stoves, fireplaces, heat pumps, and indoor/outdoor pool heaters, plus fans, exhaust systems, air filters, and more. It’s what you need to complete your HVAC reference library. Make accurate calculations for AC system output Tailor AC systems for older construction Learn to install and service today’s popular electronic air cleaners and filters Service less common heating systems such as coal-fired furnaces Install, maintain, and repair humidifiers and...


Audel Pipefitter's and Welder's Pocket Manual
Charles N. McConnell
0764542052
Jan 2003
Paperback
·
 
Book Description
This little book is big on answers Whether you’re an apprentice in the piping trades or a seasoned tradesperson, you’ll find this completely revised and updated guide has answers to the questions you’ll encounter on the job. Get current, concise facts on Metrics and conversions Tungsten inert gas welding and arc welding Steam heating, hot water, refrigeration, and air conditioning systems Grooved end/plain end piping systems Process piping using plastics Automatic fire protection systems Terms, BTU fuel values, abbreviations, angle calculations, and more

Book Info
Pocket-size manual serves to acquaint high-school students with the advantages of a career as a worker in the piping trades. Also serves as a reference for...


Audel HVAC Fundamentals Volume 1 (Audel HVAC Library Series): Heating Systems, Furnaces and Boilers
James E. Brumbaugh
0764542060
March 2004
Paperback
·
 
Book Description
A reference you’ll warm up to From the background and basics of heating systems to the newest chip-based technology, this first volume of Audel’s HVAC Library gives you comprehensive information you need on the job. Whether you’re installing, servicing, repairing, or troubleshooting an old or new heating system, you’ll find what you’re looking for, from wood and coal furnace maintenance to new calculations and the latest environmental technologies and regulations. Review the basics of installation, wiring, and troubleshooting for different HVAC systems Choose the correct system for the space, climate, and needs Compare the economy and efficiency of various fuel types Install, maintain, and troubleshoot conversion units Find formula cross references, data tables with...


TechOne: Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning
Russell Carrigan
1401839894
February 2006
Paperback
·
 
Book Description
Automotive heating and air conditioning systems have undergone massive changes in both system design and components as a result of growing concerns for the environment, varying consumer preferences, and industry changes. TechOne: Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning is a modular, performance-based approach to understanding, diagnosing, and repairing automotive-air conditioning systems. It examines the theory behind the operation of the latest generation of heating and air-conditioning systems, including how the theories are applied, and offers readers the opportunity to practice the skills that will enable them to compete in the air-conditioning service market. Material is developed in accordance with NATEF guidelines and takes into account all the criteria needed to adequately prepare readers for the ASE...


Low Pressure Boilers: Text
Frederick M. M. Steingress
0826943500
October 2004
Textbook Hardcover
·
 


Fireplace & Mantel Ideas
John Lewman
1565232291
May 2004
Paperback
·
 
Book Description
The history, technology, and structure of fireplaces and mantles are discussed in this updated edition. A full discussion of wood- and gas-fired fireplaces helps builders decide which model works best for them. Two detailed projects, carving a western-themed mantle and installing a classic mantle, provide practical direction for constructing a mantle from start to finish. A full-color idea gallery with dimensioned original drawings, photographs, and detailed close-ups offers inspiration for choosing the perfect mantle design. Featured styles include Art Nouveau, Country French, and English Traditional. A helpful appendix of dealers and suppliers throughout Canada and the United States completes this guide to designing and installing a fireplace and mantle unit.

About the Author
...


Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Plant
J. R. Mulholland
0846414686
October 1970
Hardcover
·
 


Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technology, 5e
William C. Whitman
1401837654
Jan 2005
Hardcover
·
 
Book Description
The ?best? in heating, cooling, and refrigeration just got better! This time-honored best seller has been updated and revised to provide superior hands-on information needed to successfully maintain and troubleshoot today?s complex heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems. It fosters a solid foundation and understanding of environmental problems and their solutions, and displays a depth and detail of theory, diagnostics, and repair procedures that make this a fitting book for basic HVAC-R education as well as upgrading and certification training for technicians in the field. The fifth Edition includes information on typical operating conditions, and offers ample systematic troubleshooting techniques and scenarios with an eye to improving reader?s skills. This book has been developed around the National...


HVAC Inspection Notes
Gil Taylor
0071448896
Feb 2005
Paperback
·
 
Book Description
Up to Code: HVAC Inspection Notes is an on-the-job cliff notes resource, packed with information that will save time and money while ensuring quality. To-do checklists, charts and tables with at-a-glance calculations, who's-responsible-for-what info, and diagrams that clearly illustrate complicated information make it fast and easy for busy building professionals to do their jobs thoroughly and efficiently, and avoid costly mistakes. The books help building pros establish and meet inspection guidelines, and provide clients with schedules and specifications.Each of the Up to Code: Inspection Notes is focused on the IBC (International Building Code), the most widely adopted building code in North America. HVAC will also focus on information from the SMACNA Duct Manual.Each guide covers: Responsibility;...


Code Check HVAC: A Field Guide to Heating and Cooling
Michael Casey
1561587370
May 2005
Other Format
·
 
Book Description
Designed for quick, on-site use, this newly updated reference lists the current code requirements for heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning systems, and is cross-referenced to the current Uniform Mechanical Code and the International Residential Code. Outlining the principles behind the codes, the book ensures that all jobs meet the most stringent safety standards while reducing code violation callbacks. Endorsed by the International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO), this guide is spiral-bound with laminated pages for durability and ease of use.

Book Info
Details the requirements for heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning systems and explains the reasons behind the codes. Spiral-bound design with durable laminated pages. Perfect for on-site use.


Heating and Cooling Essentials
Jerry Killinger
1566379652
January 2003
Textbook Hardcover
·
 
Book Info
Ideal introductory book for students entering the HVAC field. Emphasis is on techniques needed to properly perform installation, service, and repair. Up to date with current technology and industry standards.


Plumbing Technology
Lee Smith
0766810844
Sept 2000
Hardcover
·
 
Book Description
Thoroughly updated with the assistance of seventeen master plumbers, the third edition of Plumbing Technology: Design and Installation introduces readers to all aspects of the commercial and residential plumbing trade, including home building. An excellent study guide for plumbers preparing to pass the "master plumber" exam, this edition features updated coverage of all current plumbing codes. Each unit of Plumbing Technology, 3rd Edition also contains new and improved summaries, plus "Test Your Understanding" quizzes (with answers in an appendix), to clarify and reinforce more difficult concepts. In addition, projects located throughout the book provide opportunities for hands-on plumbing practice and actual application of concepts. As such, readers gain an understanding of both the "why" and the "how" of plumbing...


Low Pressure Boilers: Workbook
Frederick M. M. Steingress
0826943519
October 2004
Textbook Hardcover
·
 


Dewalt HVAC Professional Reference
Paul Rosenberg
0975970941
Oct 2005
Paperback
·
 
Book Description
With regards to various aspects of installation, service, testing, and balancing, the DEWALT® HVAC Professional Reference is the number one pocket reference guide for the HVAC industry. Comprehensive coverage includes compressors, duct sizing, heat transmission conversion factors, temperature and pressure, fans, air velocities, refrigeration characteristics, thermostats, and much more. Compact but powerful, this handy pocket reference helps service technicians become experts on the job!

About the Author
Paul Rosenberg has an extensive background in the construction, data, electronic, HVAC and plumbing trades. He is a leading voice in the electrical industry with years of experience from an apprentice to a project manager. Paul has written for all of the leading...


The Green House
Alanna Stang
1568984812
June 2005
Hardcover
·
 
Metropolis, July 2005
The emergence of a new architecture -- both aesthetically pleasing and environmentally conscious.

Architectural Record, September 2005
"THE GREEN HOUSE will serve as a handsome resource guide and inspiration for designers and their clients."

See all Editorial Reviews


Ideas for Great Fireplaces
Sunset Books Staff
0376017600
June 2004
Paperback
·
 
Book Description
Nothing says home like the warmth of a fireplace. This brand new title in Sunset's hugely popular Ideas for Great series has everything a homeowner needs to plan, design, build, remodel, and install a fireplace, stove, or outdoor firepit. First, your interest is sparked with over 60 pages loaded with new photos of fireplaces and wood stoves-a pictorial survey of every style imaginable, from Southwest adobe to traditional cabin to contemporary 'wow.' Discover which type of fireplace works best for your needs, how to arrange furniture to maximize its ambience-enhancing potential, and ideas for decorating the mantel and hearth. An extensive list of suppliers and Websites is sure to light a fire under your imagination.

  ©BookFinder USA LLC.
  All rights reserved.