Listed below are books, magazines, web articles and videos that have been particularly helpful in navigating the complexities of construction – how one moves from design intent to finished product.  As I progress through the project, I will be adding additional reference materials from time to time.


International Residential Code 2009

Journal of Light Construction Field Guide to Residential Construction – A Manual of Best Practice, vols. 1& 2

Fine Homebuilding (magazine and web-based video series)

International Masonry Institute (detailing series)