he Visual Handbook of Building and Remodeling" has gotten bigger and better with the addition of 100 pages of new material and an update of the remaining material. The Visual Handbook focuses on the materials. By combining illustrated construction details with the pros and cons of each material, it helps you decide which materials will work best on your house. This is an invaluable reference source for anyone involved in home building, remodeling, or design. It's a must have for contractors and those who hire them.