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Closing In DVD Series

By: James E. Duffy
ISBN: 978-1-60525-276-6
Format: DVD
Copyright: 2009
Subject: Construction
Grade Level: 9-14
Description
The Goodheart-Willcox Building Trades Closing-In DVD Series provides dynamic visual instruction to improve understanding of the design and installation of today's insulation, siding, and window and door systems. These concise DVDs/videos are packed with practical examples that emphasize the use of the latest materials, tools, and techniques. Each DVD is divided into logical sections to break complex processes into manageable units. Safety is emphasized throughout the series. The Goodheart-Willcox Building Trades Closing-In DVD Series is a valuable addition to any building trades program.

The Closing-In Series contains the following:

Insulation Technology provides dynamic visual instruction to improve understanding of the design and installation of today's varied insulation systems. Clear narration and informative videos help the viewer comprehend the details of installing this important building component.

Siding Technology provides dynamic visual instruction to improve understanding of the design and installation of today's exterior siding systems. It is divided into logical sections that cover various siding types, materials estimation, surface preparation, and trimming out soffit and fascia.

Window and Door Technology provides dynamic visual instruction to improve understanding of the variety of interior and exterior doors and windows and the methods of installing these systems. It is divided into logical sections that cover the basic parts of window and door assemblies, how to select the proper unit, and installation procedures to ensure reliable operation.
Products & Prices
Products Pages ISBN Retail Price School Price Order Quantity
DVD Set Set of 3 978-1-60525-276-6 $179.92 $134.94
Insulation Technology provides dynamic visual instruction to improve understanding of the design and installation of today's varied insulation systems. Clear narration and informative videos help the viewer comprehend the details of installing this important building component. Running time 18:20.

Siding Technology provides dynamic visual instruction to improve understanding of the design and installation of today's exterior siding systems. It is divided into logical sections that cover various siding types, materials estimation, surface preparation, and trimming out soffit and fascia. Running time 24:05.

Window and Door Technology provides dynamic visual instruction to improve understanding of the variety of interior and exterior doors and windows and the methods of installing these systems. It is divided into logical sections that cover the basic parts of window and door assemblies, how to select the proper unit, and installation procedures to ensure reliable operation. Running time 18:02.

These concise DVDs are packed with practical examples that emphasize the use of the latest materials, tools, and techniques. Safety is emphasized throughout. They are a valuable addition to any building trades program.
Table of Contents

DVD Set
1. Insulation Technology (18:20 min.)
2. Siding Technology (24:05 min.)
3. Window & Door Technology (18:02 min.)
Look Inside
DVD
Sample Video Clip
Window & Door Technology (Sample Video Clip, 3.24 MB)
Sample Video Clip
Siding Technology (Sample Video Clip, 2.96 MB)
Sample Video Clip
Insulation Technology (Sample Video Clip, 7.02 MB)
About the Author(s)

James E. Duffy - has devoted much of his professional life to developing educational materials that help people understand vocational and technical subjects. Mr. Duffy earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology from Indiana State University. After college, Mr. Duffy worked as an automotive instructor at Brandon High School in Brandon, Florida, and at Hillsborough Adult Education Center in Tampa, Florida. After teaching for several years, Mr. Duffy joined Goodheart-Willcox Publisher as a technical editor and eventually began writing textbooks. In addition to Modern Automotive Technology, Mr. Duffy's books include Auto Electricity and Electronics, Auto Engine Repair, Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles, and Manual Drive Trains and Axles.