Building Stairs

Author: Fine Homebuilding
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561586530
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Stair building combines precision carpentry with tricky math, so even experienced builders find it challenging. But as this extensively illustrated book demonstrates, any builder who can measure the distance between two floors can plan and build a stunning set of stairs. By clearly laying out the geometry, planning, and construction involved, author Andy Engel takes the reader from a simple structure built of framing lumber to a set of stairs fit for a king. From building and installing railings to using off-the-shelf stair parts, Building Stairs lays out the process clearly and completely. Written by a pro Accurate and reliable Easy to navigate Covers railings and newels Includes outdoor stairs

Building Stairs

Author: Andy Engel
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 156158892X
Size: 41.44 MB
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Detailed diagrams and full-color photographs take readers step by step through the complete process of constructing stairs, from essential tools and materials, through the planning and design steps, through the entire building process, to installing railings and other finishing touches. Original. 30,000 first printing.

How To Build And Frame Stairs With Landings

Author: Greg Vanden Berge
Publisher: Greg Vanden Berge
ISBN:
Size: 51.47 MB
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Book 2 - How to Frame and Build Stairs with Landings This book includes book 1 and will provide you with step-by-step detailed instructions on how to design, position and build stairs with landings. This book is part of a series designed for professionals and do-it-yourselfers to provide them with what I consider to be a simplified step-by-step process for designing and assembling different types of stairs. Each book will be written and illustrated specifically for the type of stairway specified in the title. Book 1 - How to Frame and Build Stairs This book provides you with step-by-step detailed instructions on how to design, layout stair stringers and build a variety of different sized straight stairways. Sections of this book or the entire book will be included in some of the other books as noted. We are currently working on the next books listed below. Book 3 - How to Frame and Build Winder Stairs Book 4 - How to Build Circular or Curved Stairs Book 5 - How to Build Stairs Using Metal Brackets Book 6 - How to Build Stairs with Odd Shapes

How To Build And Frame Stairs With Brackets

Author: Greg Vanden Berge
Publisher: Greg Vanden Berge
ISBN:
Size: 69.15 MB
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This book is part of a series designed for professionals and do-it-yourselfers to provide them with what I consider to be a simplified step-by-step process for designing and assembling different types of stairs. Each book will be written and illustrated specifically for the type of stairway specified in the title. Book 5 - How to Build And Frame Stairs With Brackets This book provides you with step-by-step detailed instructions on how to design, layout and build a variety of different stairs using tread brackets. Sections of this book were copied from Book 1 - How To Build And Frame Stairs and Simplified Bracket Stair Building. This book is part of a series designed for professionals and do-it-yourselfers to provide them with what I consider to be a simplified step-by-step process for designing and assembling different types of stairs. Each book will be written and illustrated specifically for the type of stairway specified in the title. Book 1 - How To Build And Frame Stairs Book 2 - How To Build And Frame Stairs With Landings Book 3 - How To Build And Frame Winder Stairs Book 4 - How To Build And Frame Circular Stairs Book 5 - How To Build And Frame Stairs With Brackets Book 6 - How To Build And Frame Stairs With Odd Shapes

Simplified Stair Building

Author: Greg Vanden Berge
Publisher: Greg Vanden Berge
ISBN:
Size: 67.52 MB
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If you looking for a step-by-step instruction booklet on building stairs, you're in the right place. We took stair building to the next level by adding plenty of easy to follow illustrations, tips and pictures. That's not all though, I'm going to provide you with lots of of free videos, articles, pictures and access to a website, that's devoted almost entirely to building stairs. If you're looking for a complicated book that will teach you how to build circular, curved, bracket type or any other type of stairway that would require complicated mathematical formulas, this isn't the book, for you. Simple and easy, not complicated and difficult. Building stairs isn't as difficult as some construction experts make it out to be. Don't fall into the old trap that you can't do it, impress your spouse, friends, neighbors and in-laws by building an incredible stairway to your new deck, garage loft, front or back porch or even inside of your home, with this simple and easy stair building book. More than half of every stairway built today is going to be straight. Whether it goes from one floor to the next or it has a stair landing located somewhere in between, the basic principles of stair building are definitely located in this book. You can apply all of these beginner stair building techniques in this e-book to almost any type of stairway construction. This book does provides you with the essentials of fundamental stair building. When the famous coach for the Green Bay Packers, Vince Lombardi met his football team for the first time, he held up a football and said," This is a football." In order to be good at anything, you need to understand the fundamentals and Vince Lombardi knew this. We can't build a good stairway with out the understanding the basics and the basic start with knowing how to select and use the right types of lumber and other building materials, especially if you're planning on building a stairway that going to last a long time. "Building Stairs Doesn't Get Any Easier Than This"

Building Construction

Author: B.C. Punmia; Ashok Kumar Jain; Arun Kumar Jain
Publisher: Firewall Media
ISBN: 9788170080534
Size: 48.68 MB
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Popular Mechanics Complete Home How To

Author: Albert Jackson
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781588168030
Size: 69.85 MB
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Provides an extensive home repair guide for both interior and exterior home repairs, including installing windows, laying floors, and building fences.

Constructing Staircases Balustrades Landings

Author: William Perkins Spence
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9780806981017
Size: 71.62 MB
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“This [book] is the first one that I can recall that deals exclusively with this single subject, and does so with such thoroughness. Its 10 chapters cover all the essentials,...many color photos and drawings...explain and expand on the text. It offers great value for the price.”—Wood Design & Building.

Staircases

Author: Karl J. Habermann
Publisher: Birkhauser
ISBN:
Size: 52.95 MB
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Staircases can reveal much about the individual architect's approach to design, construction and building materials. Despite the ever-widening range of ready-made components on the market, an expertly made staircase aptly fitting the building is still a hallmark of good architecture. In this volume, the current state of technology in stair construction is reviewed, providing a comprehensive overview of the latest production methods useful for the day-to-day work. Following an introductory essay on the development of staircases, the fundamental principles in building stairs are documented, and essential information is provided on the crucial elements of construction and the creative possibilities of the basic materials wood, steel and concrete. The theory is illustrated by a large number of international examples which are extensively documented, thus providing an invaluable source of inspiration for builders and architects. As a practical aid, the book contains a subject index, a glossary, and information on the current regulations and norms.