Craft publisher eyes Pervious Concrete

Source: Schiffer Books, Atglen, Pa.

Schiffer, publisher of concrete hardscapes titles for trades and do-it-yourself buyers, has added to its library Pervious Concrete. The 128-page book profiles an alternative to conventional slabs that helps manage runoff, water pollution and fulfill architect or owner green building objectives. Technical details and extensive illustrations provide readers insight on pervious concrete’s hydrologic and structural design, material composition, placing methods and testing.   —