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Graphic Guide to Frame Construction: Third Edition, Revised and Updated

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Publisher Comments:

Here for the first time is a complete visual handbook designed for architects, builders, students, and anyone else interested in wood-frame construction. Inside you'll find hundreds of meticulous drawings illustrating every detail you might ever want to know about when building wood, whether you're building basement walls or framing a chimney opening.

This wealth of visual information is mined from actual jobsites. Special attention is given throughout to durability and to energy efficiency.

Synopsis:

This best-selling authoritative, visual handbook details all the important aspects of wood-frame construction. Hundreds of meticulous drawings provide visual explanations from actual job sites.

About the Author

Rob Thallon, architect and Associate Professor of Architecture at the University of Oregon, is the author of the bestselling series of guides: "Graphic Guide to Frame Construction, Graphic Guide to Site Construction, and Graphic Guide to Interior Details." He has more than 30 years of experience in residential design construction and has designed many custom houses and housing complexes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781561583232
Subtitle:
Third Edition, Revised and Updated
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Author:
Thallon, Robert
Author:
Thallon, Rob
Author:
Robert
Subject:
Design & Construction
Subject:
General House & Home
Edition Description:
Revised and Updated ed.
Series:
For Pros By Pros
Publication Date:
19981001
Binding:
Paperback
Pages:
256

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» Engineering » Home Construction » Building a House
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This best-selling authoritative, visual handbook details all the important aspects of wood-frame construction. Hundreds of meticulous drawings provide visual explanations from actual job sites.
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