Complete Book Of Framing

Author: Scot Simpson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119528518
Size: 77.78 MB
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The bestselling step-by-step framing guide—updated and expanded to meet 2018 codes and standards Complete Book of Framing, Second Edition—Updated and Expanded is a comprehensive guide to rough carpentry and framing, written by an expert with over forty years of framing experience. This book guides the reader through step-by-step framing instructions for floors, walls, roofs, door and window openings, and stairs. Hundreds of full-color illustrations and photos enable novice and professional framers to understand and master framing techniques. This Updated and Expanded Second Edition includes the framing techniques of the 2018 International Building Code (IBC), International Residential Code (IRC), and updated OSHA rules. It also includes new coverage of today's electric tools, wind and earthquake framing, medical and physiological factors of framing, and a revised safety chapter. Builders will find information on nailing patters, overall layout, engineered wood patterns, and green framing. In addition, the book offers readers tools and techniques for preparing for a job and managing a team. This Second Edition—Updated and Expanded: Includes hundreds of full-color illustrations depicting step-by-step framing techniques Offers guidance on today's electric tools and structural enhancements for natural disasters Features a revised chapter on safety to reflect the medical and physiological factors of framing Meets the framing techniques of the 2018 International Building Code (IBC), International Residential Code (IRC), and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards Complete Book of Framing: An Illustrated Guide for Residential Construction, Second Edition—Updated and Expanded is an excellent resource for framers, carpenters, and contractors of all experience levels. Framer-friendly tips throughout the book show how to complete framing tasks efficiently and effectively.

Essential Hempcrete Construction

Author: Chris Magwood
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550926136
Size: 59.79 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Hempcrete is a versatile, energy-efficient natural insulation material, useful for walls, roofs, and floors. Made from the inner stem of the hemp plant mixed with a lime-based binder, it is a very strong, lightweight and breathable alternative to manufactured insulations. Essential Hempcrete Construction is a fully-illustrated practical guide to this affordable, renewable method, from procurement to finishing. This indispensable manual is packed with all the information you need to determine whether hempcrete is the right choice for your project. It covers: Material specifications, testing and building code references and climate data Detail drawings for design reference Tool lists, and complete step-by-step instructions for mixing and placing hempcrete Finishing and maintenance techniques Budgeting and labor estimates Additional resources Essential Hempcrete Construction is part of New Society's Sustainable Building Essentials Series. Written by the world's leading sustainable builders, designers and engineers, these succinct, user-friendly handbooks are indispensable tools for any project where accurate and reliable information are key to success. Get the Essentials! Chris Magwood is a sustainable builder and designer specializing in green and natural building techniques, the co-founder and co-director of the Endeavour Centre, and the author of several books on sustainable building including Making Better Buildings, More Straw Bale Building, and Straw Bale Details.

Making Better Buildings

Author: Chris Magwood
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 0865717060
Size: 71.65 MB
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Sustainable building from the ground up - the pros and cons of the latest green and natural materials and technologies

Rsmeans Cost Data

Author: RSMeans
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118348443
Size: 41.67 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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RSMeans Cost Data, Student Edition provides a thoroughintroduction to cost estimating in a self-contained print andonline package. With clear explanations and a hands-on,example-driven approach, it is the ideal reference for students andnew professionals who need to learn how to perform cost estimatingfor building construction. Features include: Commercial and residential construction cost data in print andonline formats Complete how-to guidance on the essentials of costestimating A supplemental website with plans, specifications, problem sets,and a full sample estimate With more than 930 Location Factors in the United States andCanada, the data includes up-to-date system prices for more than100 standard assemblies and in-place costs for thousands ofalternates—making it easy to customize budget estimates andcompare system costs. UNIT PRICES (organized in MasterFormat 2010) 1 General Requirements 2 Existing Conditions 3 Concrete 4 Masonry 5 Metals 6 Woods, Plastics & Composites 7 Thermal & Moisture Protection 8 Openings 9 Finishes 10 Specialties 11 Equipment 12 Furnishings 13 Special Construction 14 Conveying Equipment 21 Fire Suppression 22 Plumbing 23 Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning 26 Electrical 27 Communications 28 Electronic Safety & Security 31 Earthwork 32 Exterior Improvements 33 Utilities ASSEMBLIES A Substructure B Shell C Interiors D Services E Equipment & Furnishings F Special Construction G Building Site Work REFERENCE INFORMATION Equipment Rental Costs Crews Cost Indexes Reference Tables Square Foot Costs

Basics Dachkonstruktion

Author: Tanja Brotrück
Publisher: Birkhäuser
ISBN: 3035612579
Size: 33.94 MB
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Dachkonstruktionen werden in den ersten Studiumsentwürfen oft in Verbindung mit dem Mauerwerksbau thematisiert. Welche Formen und Möglichkeiten der Konstruktion von schützenden Überdachungen eines Gebäudes gibt es? Themen: Arten und Funktion von Dächern Tragwerk Konstruktionsprinzipien Deckungen Bauphysikalische Grundlagen

Repair And Remodeling Cost Data

Author: R S Means Engineering
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780876297957
Size: 14.96 MB
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The proven guide to estimating renovation and repair projects easily and accurately. This book simplifies planning, budgeting and estimating a range of renovation tasks. Contains over 16,000 unit costs, assemblies costs and more.