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Trim Carpentry, 1st Edition

  • Philip Moon
  • ISBN-10: 1418028649  |  ISBN-13: 9781418028640
  • 272 Pages
  • © 2007 | Published
  • List Price = $ 89.95
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About

Overview

Trim Carpentry examines, step-by-step, the specific tasks assigned to the finish carpenter. A valuable resource for anyone pursuing a career, or interest, within the trim carpentry field, this book focuses on the techniques and methods required of all finish jobs. From installing and trimming interior doors, casing windows and installing cabinets, this book is a must have resource. Along with additional chapters on tools and safety, readers will learn the important skills associated with not only getting the job done, but getting it done well.

Features and Benefits

  • Reader-friendly, straight-forward coverage provides readers with the information needed to successfully complete the tasks of the finish carpenter
  • A detailed procedures section to accompany each job walks readers through specific tasks in a step-by-step format that makes it easy to learn and understand
  • Critical safety notes thoroughly address important precautions that should be taken during each procedure
  • Extensive photos and illustrations clearly depict the techniques and methods used in finish carpentry for an enhanced learning experience

Table of Contents

1. Preparing for finish carpentry
2. Tools involved in finish carpentry
3. Interior Doors
4. Base molding
5. Windows
6. Wainscot, chair rail, and picture mold
7. Closets
8. Crown molding
9. Ceiling beams
10. Stairs
11. Columns
12. Cabinet installation
13. Hardwood flooring

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

Instructor's CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 1418032395 | ISBN-13: 9781418032395)

Carpentry  (ISBN-10: 1401870694 | ISBN-13: 9781401870690)

The intricate system of contemporary light frame building construction is presented in straightforward, step-by-step procedures in this popular bestseller. Carpentry, 4th Edition follows the logical path of a residential project, using reader-friendly presentations and easy-to-follow diagrams to explore building plans, sitework and layout, footings and foundations, framing, interior and exterior surfaces, cabinetry and flooring, and more. This new edition provides a unique blend of all the need-to-know information for both traditional and up-to-date construction practices. Beginning with the layout of the building and finishing with trim carpentry, each section features step-by-step procedures for key carpentry jobs critical safety information, tips of the trade, and insight into the construction.

List Price = $265.95  | CengageBrain Price = $265.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $199.75

Practical Problems in Mathematics for Carpenters  (ISBN-10: 1401872158 | ISBN-13: 9781401872151)

This widely used text/workbook teaches the practical mathematics essential to the building construction and carpentry trades. The book features short units that begin with a brief explanation of an important math principle followed by straightforward explanations and examples that are worked out in detail so readers can see first-hand how to perform the functions involved. Basic mathematical problems relevant to the construction trade are accompanied by clear-cut illustrations and together give readers the opportunity to apply and practice math principles common to carpentry.

List Price = $97.95  | CengageBrain Price = $97.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $73.50

Student Supplements

Carpentry  (ISBN-10: 1401870694 | ISBN-13: 9781401870690)

The intricate system of contemporary light frame building construction is presented in straightforward, step-by-step procedures in this popular bestseller. Carpentry, 4th Edition follows the logical path of a residential project, using reader-friendly presentations and easy-to-follow diagrams to explore building plans, sitework and layout, footings and foundations, framing, interior and exterior surfaces, cabinetry and flooring, and more. This new edition provides a unique blend of all the need-to-know information for both traditional and up-to-date construction practices. Beginning with the layout of the building and finishing with trim carpentry, each section features step-by-step procedures for key carpentry jobs critical safety information, tips of the trade, and insight into the construction.

List Price = $265.95  | CengageBrain Price = $265.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $199.75

Practical Problems in Mathematics for Carpenters  (ISBN-10: 1401872158 | ISBN-13: 9781401872151)

This widely used text/workbook teaches the practical mathematics essential to the building construction and carpentry trades. The book features short units that begin with a brief explanation of an important math principle followed by straightforward explanations and examples that are worked out in detail so readers can see first-hand how to perform the functions involved. Basic mathematical problems relevant to the construction trade are accompanied by clear-cut illustrations and together give readers the opportunity to apply and practice math principles common to carpentry.

List Price = $97.95  | CengageBrain Price = $97.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $73.50

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Philip Moon

Phil Moon has spent many years mastering the art of trim carpentry. He currently owns and operates a successful business specializing in custom interior trim and interior trim design, and has worked with master trim carpenters from all over the world. His work can often be found in Florida travel magazines for work he has completed for some of the finest hotels, resorts, and condominiums in and around the Orlando area. Mr. Moon hopes this book teaches and benefits apprentices, contractors, builders and homeowners who are interested in learning more about interior trim carpentry.