By: Leonard P. Toenjes
Building Trades Dictionary
is a comprehensive reference for trades workers. Building trades,
basic engineering, and architectural terms are presented in a highly
illustrated, concise format.
Emphasis is placed on construction tools and
equipment, materials, and processes. Similar to a standard
dictionary, terms are defined, synonyms are identified, and
illustrations are provided.
Over 1500 terms have been added to this
edition and existing terms have been revised to reflect changes in
The CD-ROM contains a Custom
Dictionary for Microsoft® Products that adds building trades terms
to the existing Microsoft® dictionary for use in spell check and
grammar check features within Microsoft® applications.
The Building Trades Dictionary, Electronic Edition, allows the
user to search or browse a database of the Building Trades
Dictionary in an electronic format.
The new software application has a searchable database of all
American Tech Building Trade terms, an alphabetical display of
terms, and a mini pop-up application window for searching the
database of terms without running the full application.
The Contractor's Terms section includes terms that apply to
estimating, bidding, labor relations, labor law, building codes, and
bonding and licensing.
- Building Trades Terms
- Contractor's Terms
400 pages 8-1/2 x 11in.
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