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Fundamentals of Residential Construction

Fundamentals of Residential Construction by Edward Allen
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The leading guide to professional home construction—now updated and revised!

Fundamentals of Residential Construction, Third Edition features the most up-to-date explanations of today's residential construction systems. From foundation to roof and exterior finishes to interior details, this new edition thoroughly addresses the latest developments in materials and methods of house construction, including energy efficiency, framing, and roofing.

Abundantly illustrated with more than 1,250 drawings and photographs, including new photorealistic illustrations that bring the text to life, this Third Edition provides authoritative coverage on wood light-frame construction, industrialized systems of construction, insulating concrete forms, light-gauge steel frame, panelized construction, and a new chapter on multifamily construction. Topics covered include:

  • Plumbing
  • Building codes
  • Heating and cooling
  • Financing
  • Wiring
  • Roofing
  • Thermal insulation
  • Environmental concerns
  • Foundations
  • Finish sitework
  • Rough sitework
  • Wood and light-gauge steel framing
  • Engineered materials
  • Exterior and interior finishes

Organized in a logical, easy-to-follow format, Fundamentals of Residential Construction, Third Edition is the one-stop source for building professionals to gain a working knowledge of codes, management procedures, material, and all home building concerns.

Wiley; February 2011
688 pages; ISBN 9780470905128
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Title: Fundamentals of Residential Construction
Author: Edward Allen; Rob Thallon
 
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0470905107
9780470540831
9780470905104
9780470905111
9780470905128