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RSMeans Building Construction Cost Data by
Call Number: TH435 .B84
Publication Date: 2015
Get the confidence and know-how you need to deliver more accurate cost estimates and improve profitability. The 73rd edition of this bestselling cost guide has been updated and expanded to provide you with the information you need to estimate projects, planning & budgeting.
Available at RRC, RVS
Walker's Building Estimator's Reference Book by
Call Number: TH435 .W18
Publication Date: 2002
This is a reference book setting forth detailed procedures and cost guidelines for those engaged in estimating building trades. (available at RVS, with the most recent older edition available as a circulating book)
Dictionary of Architecture and Construction- E-book by
Call Number: NA31 .H32 2006 ebk
Publication Date: 2006
Updated and expanded, this Fourth Edition of the most trusted reference in architecture offers the most comprehensive coverage of architectural and construction terms available. Prepared by a renowned architectural editor in association with expert contributors and incorporating the work of many standards groups, the book presents clear, concise definitions of terms in nearly 80 working areas.
Architectural Graphic Standards for Residential Construction by
Call Number: TH2031 .A84254 2010
Publication Date: 2010
The residential construction market may have its ups and downs, but the need to keep your construction knowledge current never lets up. This edition was expertly redesigned to include new material on current technology specific to residential projects for anyone designing, constructing, or modifying a residence.
Available at RGC, RRC
Construction Statistics - Recommended web sites
ATX Building Criteria Manual
Free, online content from the City of Austin listing the codes, permits, regulations, etc. pertaining to buildings in the city.