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  • ARE 5 Review Manual, E-Book (PDF)

    Study on-the-go with the ARE 5 Review Manual E-Book download


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    ARE 5 Review Manual, E-Book (PDF)

     

    ISBN:  978-1-59126-518-4
    Page Count:    860
    Format:    E-Book
    Authors:    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425, Steven E. O Hara, PE

    The ARE 5 Review Manual is a valuable resource when preparing for the exam, but it can be cumbersome when you’re on the go. With the E-Book version, you can study on public transit, at the coffee shop, or any other place you can bring a mobile device.

    • No shipping charges
    • No waiting--receive the book instantly via download
    • A full 3 years of access privilege
    • Print out up to 10% of the pages--purchase the physical book if more printed pages are required
    • Returnable within two days of transaction

    Important: An Adobe ID is required to access and download E-Books. If you don't currently have an Adobe ID, please create one for free on the Adobe websiteYou will also need e-reader software installed on your device so that you can open the E-Book. Please visit our E-Books FAQs page to locate and download the appropriate e-reader for your device. If you have a Kindle Fire, please click here for special instructions on how to download and view your E-Book.

    We suggest that you complete these steps before purchasing this E-Book to ensure your satisfaction. Please feel free to review our E-Book FAQs for more information.

    Successful exam preparation requires the best resources, and the ARE 5 Review Manual gives you the information you need to prepare for all divisions of the ARE.

    Prepare to pass all six divisions of ARE 5.0 with

    • a thorough review of the content areas covered
    • hundreds of tables and figures
    • advice, tips, and strategies on how to take the exams 
    • exam preparation guidelines

    ARE 5.0 Divisions Covered

    • Practice Management
    • Project Management
    • Programming & Services
    • Project Planning & Design
    • Project development & Documentation
    • Construction & Evaluation

    For copyright protection purposes, you can only print out up to 10% of the book's pages. If you require more printed pages, we recommend purchasing the physical version of the book.

     

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  • ARE Review Manual, E-Book (PDF)

    Get the E-Book for only $50 when you buy the print and E-Book versions together. Start studying now with an instant E-Book download while you wait for the print version to arrive. (EARRM2)


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    ARE Review Manual, E-Book (PDF), 2nd Edition

     

    ISBN:  978-1-59126-322-7
    Page Count:    800
    Format:    E-Book
    Authors:    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425, Steven E. O Hara, PE

    The ARE Review Manual is a valuable resource when preparing for the exam, but it can be cumbersome when you’re on the go. With the E-Book version, you can study on public transit, at the coffee shop, or any other place you can bring a mobile device.

    • No shipping charges
    • No waiting--receive the book instantly via download
    • A full 3 years of access privilege
    • Print out up to 10% of the pages--purchase the physical book if more printed pages are required
    • Returnable within two days of transaction

    Important: An Adobe ID is required to access and download E-Books. If you don't currently have an Adobe ID, please create one for free on the Adobe websiteYou will also need e-reader software installed on your device so that you can open the E-Book. Please visit our E-Books FAQs page to locate and download the appropriate e-reader for your device. If you have a Kindle Fire, please click here for special instructions on how to download and view your E-Book.

    We suggest that you complete these steps before purchasing this E-Book to ensure your satisfaction. Please feel free to review our E-Book FAQs for more information.

    Successful exam preparation requires the best resources, and the ARE Review Manual gives you the power to pass all seven divisions of the ARE. Updated to the 2007 AIA documents and the 2009 International Building Code, this one book provides you with a complete and comprehensive review of the content areas covered on the ARE divisions. Additional chapters covering basic mathematics, important building regulations, and barrier-free design supplement your preparation regime.

    Prepare to pass all seven divisions of the ARE with

    • a thorough review of the content areas covered
    • hundreds of tables and figures
    • advice, tips, and strategies on how to take the exams 
    • exam preparation guidelines

    ARE Divisions Covered

    • Building Design & Construction Systems
    • Building Systems
    • Construction Documents & Services
    • Programming, Planning & Practice
    • Schematic Design
    • Site Planning & Design
    • Structural Systems

    The 2nd edition of the ARE Review Manual has been updated to reflect the most recent editions of the following codes and standards:

    • 2005 Americans with Disabilities Act and Architectural Barriers Act Accessibility Guidelines
    • 2005 AISC Steel Construction Manual, 13th Edition
    • 2007 AIA Contract Documents
    • 2008 ACI 318, Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete
    • 2008 National Electrical Code (NFPA 70)
    • 2008 SectionFormat
    • 2009 International Building Code
    • 2009 Life Safety Code (NFPA 101)
    • 2009 LEED Rating Systems
    • 2009 International Plumbing Code
    • 2009 International Mechanical Code
    • 2009 International Energy Conservation Code
    • 2010 CSI MasterFormat™

    What’s New in the 2nd Edition

    New Coverage of the Following Topics:

    • Building Information Modeling
    • Integrated Project Delivery
    • Lighting Control
    • New Kinds of Lighting Fixtures and Lamps
    • Site Acoustics
    • Site Security
    • Supplementary Cementitious Materials
    • The Use of Color
    • Waste Stabilization Ponds
    • Water Treatment Methods

    Expanded Coverage of the Following Topics:

    • Air Barriers
    • Dispute Resolution
    • Emergency and Standby Power Systems
    • Energy Conservation
    • Green Roofs
    • Insulation
    • Project Financing
    • Restoration of Historic Buildings
    • Sustainable Building Programs

    For copyright protection purposes, you can only physically print out up to 10% of the book's pages. If you require more printed pages than this amount, we recommend purchasing the physical version of the book.

     

    $195
  • Interior Construction & Detailing for Designers & Architects, E-Book (ePub)

    Get the E-Book for only $50 when you buy the print and E-Book versions together. Start studying now with an instant E-Book download while you wait for the print version to arrive. (ICD6EPUB)


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    Interior Construction & Detailing for Designers & Architects, E-Book (ePub), 6th Edition

     

    ISBN:  978-1-59126-435-4
    Page Count:    594
    Format:    ePub
    Authors:    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425

    David Kent Ballast's Interior Construction & Detailing for Designers & Architects is an essential reference, but it can be cumbersome when you’re on the go. With the E-Book, you have a reference while in transit or in any location where you can use a mobile device.

     

    • No shipping charges
    • No waiting--receive the book instantly via download
    • A full three years of access privilege
    • Print out up to 10% of the pages--purchase the physical book if you need more printed pages
    • Returnable within two days of transaction
    • Single-user license—not for multiple users or commercial use

    Important: An Adobe ID is required to access and download E-Books. If you don't currently have an Adobe ID, please create one for free on the Adobe websiteYou will also need e-reader software installed on your device so that you can open the E-Book. Please visit our E-Books FAQs page to locate and download the appropriate e-reader for your device. If you have a Kindle Fire, please click here for special instructions on how to download and view your E-Book.

    We suggest that you complete these steps before purchasing this E-Book to ensure your satisfaction. Please feel free to review our E-Book FAQs for more information.

    Successful design requires the best resources, and the Interior Construction & Detailing offers comprehensive coverage of key codes and topics for designers and architects.

    Topics Covered

    Acoustics  Decorative Metals  Partitions  
    Architectural Woodwork Doors and Hardware Security Systems 
    Audiovisual Spaces Flooring Construction and Finishes Signage Systems 
    Barrier-Free Design Glazing   Structural Coordination 
    Building Codes and Regulations Licensure  Sustainable Design 
    Building Investigation Means of Egress Wall Finishes 
    Ceilings Mechanical and Electrical Systems Coordination  

     

    For copyright protection purposes, you can only physically print out up to 10% of the book's pages. If you require more printed pages than this amount, we recommend purchasing the physical version of the book.


    Interested in a prep course for the NCIDQ® IDFX, IDPX, or Practicum? Click here to learn more.



     

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    Special Offer: Buy the print version, get the E-Book version for only $50. Click the check boxes next to the print and E-Book versions below to add them both to your shopping cart.

    Interior Construction & Detailing for Designers & Architects is a valuable resource when preparing for the exam, but it can be cumbersome when you’re on the go. With the E-Book version, you can study on public transit, at the coffee shop, or anyplace you can bring a mobile device. Click here to view our E-Book FAQs.

     

    • No waiting--receive the book instantly via download and start studying right away
    • No shipping charges
    • A full 3 years of access privilege
    • Print out up to 10% of the pages--purchase the physical book if you need more printed pages
    • Returnable within two days of transaction
    • Single-user license—not for multiple users or commercial use

    Terms and Conditions: Both items must be in the shopping cart to apply the discount. This offer is not retroactive--you must purchase both the print book and the E-Book at the same time to qualify for the discount. Shipping charges will apply to the print version.

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    An Adobe ID is required to access and download E-Books. If you don't currently have an Adobe ID, please create one for free on the Adobe website. You will also need to download device compatible e-reader software. You can use any e-reader software that is compatible with your device, such as Bluefire, Stanza, or Kobo. For best results, we suggest the Kobo Books e-reader app from iTunes®. Download it here and follow these installation steps:

     

    • Open the Kobo Books e-reader app on your iPad or iPhone.
    • On the Kobo home page, click Settings (the gear in the upper left hand corner).
    • Click "Sign in to Adobe" under the Other Services section.
    • Sign in to your Adobe account to authorize your device.
    • Connect the device to the computer where you downloaded Adobe Digital Editions.
    • Open iTunes and click on your device, located under the Devices menu or in the top navigation bar.
    • When you are in the device's Click "Apps" at the top of the page.
    • Select the Kobo app listed under File Sharing panel.
    • At the bottom of the Documents panel, click add, then navigate to the "Digital Editions" folder, located under My Documents.
    • Click Open on the ePub or PDF files you want transferred to your iPad or iPhone.

    If you have trouble at any point during these steps, click here for a PDF of more detailed instructions.

    If the Kobo app is not working well on your device, try another e-reader app.

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    An Adobe ID is required to access and download E-Books. If you don't currently have an Adobe ID, please create one for free on the Adobe website. You will also need to download device compatible e-reader software. You can use any e-reader software that is compatible with your device, such as Better World, Cool Reader, or Aldiko. For best results, we suggest the Aldiko Book Reader from Google Play. Download it here and follow these steps:

     

    • If you don't have an Adobe ID, you'll need to create one on the Adobe website
    • Once you have an Adobe ID, open the Aldiko Book Reader app on your Android device, then tap Settings.
    • In the Settings menu, click on Adobe DRM, then enter your Adobe ID and password to authorize your Android device.
    • Transfer the E-Book file to your Android device with an external SD card or internal storage.
    • Open the Aldiko Book Reader, then tap on the “Files” icon.
    • Locate the E-Book file(s) that you would like to import into the Aldiko Book Reader, check the box next to each of them, then tap on the “Import to Aldiko” button.

    If the Aldiko app is not working well on your device, try another e-reader app.

    Kindle Fire Download Instructions
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    Click here for special instructions on how to download and view your E-Book.

    Nook Download Instructions
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    An Adobe ID is required to access and download E-Books. If you don't currently have an Adobe ID, please create one for free on the Adobe websiteTo download your E-Book to your Nook, follow these steps:

     

    • Download the PDF or ePub file to Adobe Digital Editions on your computer.
    • Connect the Nook to your computer with a compatible USB cable.
    • Drag and drop the PDF or ePub from the "My Digital Editions" folder into your "My Documents" folder located in the Nook.
    • Once the file(s) are added to the folder, disconnect the Nook from the computer.
    • Once the Nook is disconnected, browse the Nook for the "My Library" folder. Open the "My Documents" folder to find your PDF or ePub files.
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    If you are unsure whether or not your device is compatible with our E-Books, check the Digital Editions Supported Devices web page and try to locate your device. If it is listed, click on its link for more information about downloading and using E-Books. If it is not listed, our E-Books will most likely not work for you.

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