Working with Concrete

Special Price $31.45 Regular Price $34.95
Product Code
1561586145
Working with Concrete. by Rick Arnold by The Taunton Press.

A comprehensive guide to building with concrete Whether you're pouring a concrete walkway or staking out the excavation for a basement foundation, doing the job right demands a thorough knowledge of concrete construction techniques.

In Working with Concrete, veteran builder Rick Arnold explains everything from mix characteristics and formwork options to waterproofing details and repair procedures. You'll benefit from Arnold's years as a general contractor, framer, and foundation contractor as he offers time- and money-saving advice that comes from understanding the subject from all angles.

Get the rock-solid results you're after with this comprehensive guide to building with concrete. This book will enable you to: prepare a site for excavation evaluate soil conditions lay out footings and foundation walls use site-made and manufactured forms install proper reinforcement in footings, walls, and flat work estimate and order ready-mix concrete test and evaluate concrete quality before the pour build walkways, patios, steps, and slabs from start to finish

About the author: Based in Rhode Island, Rick Arnold has been a professional builder for over 20 years.

A contributing editor to Fine Homebuilding magazine, Arnold has written numerous articles about construction and remodeling. He also conducts seminars for builders at trade shows and conferences across the country. .)

Published/Edition: 2003.

ISBN/1561586145

More Information
Price$34.95
Customer Service

Customer Service

We're Here To Help

Call us anytime during our customer service hours...


Monday through Friday - 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (Pacific)
Saturday - 10am to 4pm (Pacific)

Order Questions:

TOLL FREE, 800-273-7375 (Outside the U.S. call 818-887-7828).

Our Address:


8001 Canoga Avenue
Canoga Park, CA 91304 US
Phone: 800-275-2665
Fax Your Order
818-887-7990
Print Our Fax Order Form

DescriptionWorking with Concrete. by Rick Arnold by The Taunton Press.

A comprehensive guide to building with concrete Whether you're pouring a concrete walkway or staking out the excavation for a basement foundation, doing the job right demands a thorough knowledge of concrete construction techniques.

In Working with Concrete, veteran builder Rick Arnold explains everything from mix characteristics and formwork options to waterproofing details and repair procedures. You'll benefit from Arnold's years as a general contractor, framer, and foundation contractor as he offers time- and money-saving advice that comes from understanding the subject from all angles.

Get the rock-solid results you're after with this comprehensive guide to building with concrete. This book will enable you to: prepare a site for excavation evaluate soil conditions lay out footings and foundation walls use site-made and manufactured forms install proper reinforcement in footings, walls, and flat work estimate and order ready-mix concrete test and evaluate concrete quality before the pour build walkways, patios, steps, and slabs from start to finish

About the author: Based in Rhode Island, Rick Arnold has been a professional builder for over 20 years.

A contributing editor to Fine Homebuilding magazine, Arnold has written numerous articles about construction and remodeling. He also conducts seminars for builders at trade shows and conferences across the country. .)

Published/Edition: 2003.

ISBN/1561586145

Related products

Check items to add to the cart or
Recently Viewed
No recently views items
Clear All