Reference Books

RSMeans publishes more than 50 professional reference books on a variety of construction-related topics—from estimating and project management, to green building, facility management, contractors' remodeling costs, and more.

Many authors are nationally and internationally known, and several books have been produced with active involvement of leading professional associations in the fields of architecture, engineering and construction.
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How Your House Works, 3rd Edition

How Your House Works, 3rd Edition

A must-have reference for every homeowner, handyman, and contractor – for repair, remodeling, and new construction.

Starting at $27.95 $0.00
Solar Energy: Technologies and Project Delivery for Buildings

Solar Energy: Technologies and Project Delivery for Buildings

The authoritative reference on the design of solar energy systems

Starting at $90.00 $0.00
Complete Book of Framing 2nd Edition

Complete Book of Framing 2nd Edition

The updated easy-to-learn reference for rough carpentry and framing

Starting at $29.95 $0.00

RSMeans Construction Dictionary Student Version

RSMeans Construction Dictionary Student Version

Concise student edition of the most widely used dictionary for construction and design professionals

Starting at $65.00 $0.00
Building & Renovating Schools

Building & Renovating Schools

A must-have resource for anyone concerned with new school construction and renovation

Starting at $110.00 $0.00
The Practice of Cost Segregation Analysis

The Practice of Cost Segregation Analysis

Learn how to benefit from tax deferral and accelerated cost recovery – for both new construction and existing buildings

Starting at $110.00 $0.00

RSMeans Cost Data, Student Edition + Online Content

RSMeans Cost Data, Student Edition + Online Content

RSMeans Cost Data, Student Edition provides a thorough introduction to cost estimating in a self-contained print and online package.

Starting at $110.00 $0.00
Total Productive Facilities Management

Total Productive Facilities Management

A comprehensive and systematic application of today's best cost and project management, quality, and value engineering principles

Starting at $85.00 $0.00
Builder's Essentials: Best Business Practices for Builders & Remodelers

Builder's Essentials: Best Business Practices for Builders & Remodelers

A proven and easy-to-use checklist system to help builders and remodelers reach their full potential for success and profit.

Starting at $45.00 $0.00

Means Illustrated Construction Dictionary, Condensed Edition

Means Illustrated Construction Dictionary, Condensed Edition

A reliable resource for construction terminology features the latest in construction methods, materials, and equipment.

Starting at $70.00 $0.00
Electrical Estimating Methods

Electrical Estimating Methods

The essential reference for the electrical estimator

Starting at $75.00 $0.00