Book Name: Fundamentals of Residential Construction

Author:Edward Allen

ISBN: 0470540834 and 9780470540831

Present day construction sector and construction engineers are mainly involved in building construction for residential purpose.Construction of residential building is of utmost importance because it has connectivity with life of the general people.Safety of residential building is much more needed than any other structures. This unique book is written to ensure the quality of residential building. It involves everything related to residential building construction. It describes the fundamentals propositions of residential building and its uses.Architectural view, load calculation,load determination, safety factor and general guidelines for maintenance is also included. Structural safety,seismic safety is also described in this great book of residential building construction.