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Title:
Graphic guide to frame construction : details for builders and designers
Author:
Thallon, Rob.
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Edition:
Completely revised and updated.
Publication Information:
Newtown, CT: Taunton Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xi, 240 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781561583539
Format :
Book

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Central Library TH1101 .T48 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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A classic reference, the Graphic Guide to Frame Construction is a comprehensive visual handbook filled with hundreds of meticulous drawings showing the framing details you need to understand when building with wood. This revised fourth edition reflects the most recent changes in residential frame construction. It contains more details for engineered wood products, fasteners, and seismic hold-down requirements, as well as the latest IRC code updates. It is well annotated and covers foundations, floors, walls, stairs, and roofs. Because examples are taken from actual job sites by a trusted expert, this book is an invaluable visual aid that can help builders and homeowners alike to tackle a wide range of framing projects.


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