Title Building a Hazard-Resistant House: A Common Man's Guide
Book Condition New
Edition First Edition
Publisher New Delhi, India KW Publishers 2010
8187966815 / 9788187966814
Seller ID 104423
Contents 1.Introduction 2.Know natural hazards in your area 3.Basic rules for planning a hazard-resistant house 4.Constructing your house with load-bearing masonry walls 5.Building masonry with cement mortar: In Seismic Zone III and Wind Speed Zone II 6.Building masonry with cement mortar: In Seismic Zones IV & V, and Wind Speed Zones III & IV 7.Building masonry with mud mortar: In Seismic Zones III, IV & V, and Wind Speed Zones II, III & IV 8.Understanding and purchasing of the basic materials of construction 9.Appointing a contractor for construction 10.Important rules for masonry construction 11.Special care to be taken during construction 12.How do you make the interior of your house safer? 13.What other preparations do you and your family need to make ? 14.What should you do during and after a disaster? 15.Affordable alternatives which are environment-friendly Printed Pages: 100.
Building a Hazard-Resistant House: A Common Man's Guide KW Publishers