DEWALT Carpentry and Framing Complete Handbook, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1305380401
  • ISBN-13: 9781305380400
  • DDC: 694
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 240 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released October 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

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Whether you are a seasoned professional or just entering the construction industry, this is the ultimate handbook for residential wood framing and related topics. Packed with powerful, full-color diagrams and an easy-to-understand writing style, DEWALT Carpentry and Framing Complete Handbook does just that by spelling out, through pictures, the step-by-step procedures associated with key carpentry concepts. The accompanying text is clear, straightforward, and accessible, clarifying and elaborating on the visuals. Coverage begins with a discussion of house types and foundations, gradually progressing to more complex areas, such as wall and floor framing. The ebook concludes with a chapter on special topics, which includes an exploration of the construction of stairs, railings, porches, and decks. Logically organized for easy reference, this is a thorough yet concise introduction to the world of carpentry and framing for professionals.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Houses.
2: Foundations.
3: Sills, Posts, and Girders.
4: Floor Framing.
5: Wall Framing.
6: Rafters/Roof Framing.
7: Special Topics.