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Carpentry & construction / Mark R. Miller, Rex Miller.

By: Miller, Mark R [author.].
Contributor(s): Miller, Rex [author.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Mcgraw-Hill Education, [2016]Copyright date: ©2016Edition: 6th edition.Description: xviii, 778 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1259587428; 9781259587429.Other title: Carpentry and construction.Subject(s): Carpentry | House construction | Carpentry | House constructionDDC classification: 694 LOC classification: TH5606 | .M52 2016
Contents:
Let's get started -- Site preparation -- Footings and foundations -- Concrete slabs and floors -- Floor frames -- Framing walls -- Framing the roof -- Roofs and roofing -- Windows and doors -- Exterior walls -- House wiring -- Plumbing -- Insulation -- Interior walls and ceilings -- Interior finishing -- Paints and painting -- Special construction methods -- Maintenance and remodeling -- The carpenter and the industry -- Bathrooms -- Construction for solar heating -- Alternative framing methods -- Permanent wood foundation system -- Private water systems -- Private sewage facilities.
Summary: A comprehensive guide to carpentry and construction that details each step in home building with over 1,500 photographs and illustrations on foundations, framing, roofing, windows, wiring, plumbing, solar heating, skylights, fences, sewage systems, and more.
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
Stacks - 3rd Floor
TH5606 .M52 2016 (Browse shelf) Available 0000002298636
Book University of Texas At Tyler
Alumni House Library
University Archives & Special Collections TH5606 .M52 2016 (Browse shelf) 2 Available 0000002298784

Includes index.

A comprehensive guide to carpentry and construction that details each step in home building with over 1,500 photographs and illustrations on foundations, framing, roofing, windows, wiring, plumbing, solar heating, skylights, fences, sewage systems, and more.

Let's get started -- Site preparation -- Footings and foundations -- Concrete slabs and floors -- Floor frames -- Framing walls -- Framing the roof -- Roofs and roofing -- Windows and doors -- Exterior walls -- House wiring -- Plumbing -- Insulation -- Interior walls and ceilings -- Interior finishing -- Paints and painting -- Special construction methods -- Maintenance and remodeling -- The carpenter and the industry -- Bathrooms -- Construction for solar heating -- Alternative framing methods -- Permanent wood foundation system -- Private water systems -- Private sewage facilities.

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<p> Dr. Mark R. Miller is a professor of Technology and chairman of the Industrial Management programs for the School of HRD & Technology at the University of Texas at Tyler.</p> <p> Dr. Rex Miller is Professor Emeritus of Industrial Technology at State University of New York at Buffalo, where he taught technical curriculums at the college level for more than 40 years.</p>

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