"How Your House Works" by Don Vandervort (Hardback, Signed)
A complete visual guide to all of the systems in your home– from Attic ventilation to Zone heating systems.
Backed by the expertise of the editors of HOME(c) magazine, How Your House Works is a fully illustrated, hands-on visual guide that provides a complete blueprint of every system and structure in your home. From water meter to faucet, from electric meter to lightbulb, this entertaining, beautifully designed volume will answer many questions you might have about your home's electrical system, plumbing, heating, structure, interior, and design, covering every component you can imagine...including the kitchen sink.
• Air cleaners • Air conditioners • Basic and enhanced toolboxes • Bathroom fixtures • Cabinets • Carpets • Ceiling Fans • Countertops • Doorbells • Doors and windows • Drains • Faucets • Fireplaces • Furnaces • Heat pumps • Home safety • House framing • Humidifiers • Insulation • Interior and exterior lighting • Porches, decks, and sunspaces • Roofing • Security systems • Siding • Smoke detectors • Sprinklers • Sump pumps • Walls, ceilings, and moldings • Water supply • Wood, tile, and stone floors • And much, much more!