Building a Hazard-Resistant House: A Common Man's Guide

By: KW Publishers

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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.

Title: Building a Hazard-Resistant House: A Common Man's Guide

Author Name: KW Publishers

Categories: India, Art, Art History and Architecture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2010

ISBN: 8187966815

ISBN 13: 9788187966814

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 104423

Keywords: Building a Hazard-Resistant House: A Common Man's Guide KW Publishers