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Architecture: Residential Drafting and Design

by Clois E. Kicklighter Joan C. Kicklighter

Architecture: residential drafting and design provides the basic information necessary for planning various types of dwellings. The book is so organized that the content is presented in the logical order of use and is highly illustrated with the very latest products and building techniques.

Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone

by Clois E. Kicklighter

NIMAC-sourced textbook

Residential Housing and Interiors

by Clois E. Kicklighter Joan C. Kicklighter

Residential Housing & Interiors acquaints students with planning, building, decorating, and landscaping a home, and working in the housing industry. An expanded teaching guide includes student handouts and transparencies to enliven your lessons.

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