Quick-Cards

Builder's Book proudly offers a unique line of quick reference aids for the contractor.

Builder's Book has created several series of Quick-Cards to meet your needs for fast and useful information. Each and every Quick-Card distills and presents the most important information on the topic, putting the information you need to get the job done at your fingertips.


Quick-Cards
Builder's Book has created several series of Quick-Cards to meet your needs for fast and useful information. Each and every Quick-Card distills and presents the most important information on the topic, putting the information you need to get the job done at your fingertips.

2018 International Codes

2018 International Building Code
(9781622701810)

2018 International Residential Code
(9781622701865)

2018 International Plumbing Code
(9781622701803)

2017 NEC

2017 National Electrical Code
(NEC) Quick-Card

(9781622701476)

2017 National Electrical Code
Significant Changes

(9781622701490)

2017 NEC SIGNIFICANT CODE WORD FINDER
(9781622701674)

Electrical Wiring Methods & Materials Based on 2017 NEC
(9781622701483)

Solar Photovoltaic (PV)
Systems Based on 2017 NEC

(9781622701506)

Residential Rough-In
Based on the 2017 NEC & 2015 IRC

(9781622701797)

Accessibility

CA Accessibility for Parking Facilities Based on 2016 CBC & 2010 ADA
(9781622701452)

CA Accessibility for Toilet
Facilities based on 2016 CBC

(9781622701469)

California Accessibility Details Quick-Card Based on 2016 CBC & 2010 ADA
(9781622701445)

ADA Accessibility Details
Updated & based on 2010 ADA

(9781622700998)

International Codes

2015 International Building Code
(9781622701049)

2015 International
Residential Code

(9781622701056)

Roof Assemblies based on 2015 IRC
(9781622701643)

Residential Foundations - Based on 2015 IRC
(9781889892542)

Residential Wood Framing based on 2015 IRC
(9781622701322)

Shear Walls & Sheathing Based on 2015 IRC
(9781622701315)

2015 International Mechanical Code
(9781622701261)

2015 International Plumbing Code
(9781622701254)

2012 International Building Code
(9781889892917)

2012 International Residential Code
(9781889892931)

Uniform Codes

2015 Uniform Mechanical Code

(9781622701193)

Uniform Mechancial Code Tables & Equations Based on 2015 UMC
(9781622701216)

2015 Uniform Plumbing Code

(9781622701209)

2015 Uniform Plumbing Code
Tables/Equations

(9781622701223)

2012 Uniform Mechanical Code

(9781622700875)

2012 Uniform Mechanical Code
Tables/Formulas

(9781622700844)

2012 Uniform Plumbing Code

(9781622700851)

2012 Uniform Plumbing Code
Tables & Formulas

(9781622700837)

Electrical

2014 National Electrical Code

(9781622700936)

Electrical Wiring Based on 2014 NEC
(9781622701285)

Solar Photovoltaic Systems based on 2014 NEC
(9781622701292)

2011 National Electrical Code

(9781889892979)

Electrical Conduit Bending
(1889892866)

Electrical Blueprint Symbols

(1889892629)

Electrical: Residential Rough-In
(1889892818)

Electrical: Solar Essentials
(1889892734)

Construction Estimating

Construction Estimating
Concepts Quick-Card 2015

(9781889892696)

Construction Estimating
Concrete 2014

(9781889892559)

Construction Estimating
Masonry 2014

(9781889892702)

Construction Techniques

Residential Construction - Envelope - Based on 2016 CRC
(9781889892641)

Residential Construction - Doors & Windows - Based on 2015 IRC
(9781889892641)

Residential Wood Framing based on 2015 IRC
(9781622701322)

Residential Construction: Foundation - Based on 2015 IRC
(9781889892542)

OSHA Construction Safety Essentials
(9781622701018)

Construction Essentials - Lumber (2015)
(9781622701308)

Ceramic Tile Essentials
(9781622701032)

Drywall Essentials
(9781622701001)

Shear Walls & Sheathing Based on 2015 IRC
(9781622701315)

Excavation & Trench Safety
(188989284X)

Painting
(1889892831)

Roof Assemblies
(9781622701643)

Stucco Essentials
(1889892580)

Asphalt Pavement
(1889892900)

Residential Construction - Doors & Windows
(1889892645)

Residential Construction Foundation
(1889892548)

General References for Contractors

Construction Job Site
English-Spanish Translator

(9781622701780)

Contractor's Math Short Cuts
(1889892289)

California Law & Business Exam Prep
(1889892777)

General Building, General Knowledge
(1889892491)

2015 International Building Code
(9781622701049)

2015 International Residential Code
(9781622701056)

2012 International Building Code
(9781889892917)

2012 International Residential Code
(9781889892931)

California Mechanics Lien 2012
(9781889892924)

California Preliminary Notice - Private Works
(9781889892955)

California Waivers & Releases - 2012
(9781889892962)

Project Management

Project Management & Scheduling: Residential & Commercial
This Unique 4 page Quick-Reference guide explains the basic approaches to managing and scheduling both residential and commercial projects.

This Quick-Card covers the basics of taking your contracting business to the next level. Organize and plan your work better, and you'll manage to do more work and make more profit!.

(9781622701063)

HVAC - Mechanical

2015 Uniform Mechanical Code

(9781622701193)

Uniform Mechancial Code Tables & Equations Based on 2015 UMC
(9781622701216)

2015 International Mechanical Code

(9781622701261)

HVAC Tables, Equations
& Rules of Thumb

(9781622701278)

2012 Uniform Mechanical Code

(9781622700875)

2012 Uniform Mechanical Code Tables/Formulas
(9781622700844)

Plumbing & Mechanical
Blueprint Symbols

(9781889892610)

Plumbing

2018 International Plumbing Code
(9781622701803)

2015 Uniform Plumbing Code

(9781622701209)

2015 Uniform Plumbing Code Tables/Equations
(9781622701223)

2015 International Plumbing Code
(9781622701254)

Plumbing & Mechanical
Blueprint Symbols

(9781889892610)

Plumbing Septic Systems

(1889892661)

2012 Uniform Plumbing Code

(9781622700851)

2012 Uniform Plumbing Code
Tables & Formulas

(9781622700837)

Plumbing Code Essentials
(1889892521)

Swimming Pools
Swimming Pool Construction
This full-color, 6-page guide presents the essential steps in swimming pool construction. Includes helpful tables and guides to sizing the pool and all its equipment.   (1889892599)

Standard Pool - Structural Plan
This 4-page, laminated Quick-Card provides information on typical structures used in a standard Southern California swimming pool or spa, in different types of soil.   (1889892412)

Welding

Welding Symbols
This new, six-page, full-color card quickly covers essential welding symbols used in architectural plans and engineering drawings. Includes several quick lookup tables.

In most cases, symbols are shown for plan view, and where alternatives are commonly in use, multiple symbols are shown. Typical notation formats are also included

(9781889892740)