Wood-frame house construction

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Craftsman Book Co. , Carlsbad, Calif
Wooden-frame houses, House constru
Statementby L.O. Anderson and Taylor F. Winslow
ContributionsWinslow, Taylor F
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 233 p. :
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Open LibraryOL22811345M

This book isn't intended to cover designing energy-efficient homes, but it will identify ways to save energy when designing and building a modern wood- frame house.

When the site is cleared and ready for construction, the first step should be locating the property boundaries. framing in the construction of houses. However, to provide this efficient wood house, good construction details are important as well as the selection of mate^ rials for each specific use.

Three essentials to be considered in building a satis- factory house are: (1) An efficient plan, (2) suitable materials, and (3) sound construction.

The. This manual is the basic reference for anyone building or remodeling wood-frame houses. It has the practical information on modern building materials and methods that every builder needs to do professional-quality the layout, excavation, and formwork, through finish carpentry, sheet metal and painting, every step of construction is covered in detail, with clear illustrations and step Cited by: 9.

Technical notes, an annotated list of suggestions for additional reading, and a glossary round out the book. Clear, thorough, and easy to follow, with nearly helpful illustrations, Wood-Frame House Construction offers a detailed, informative guide to construction techniques invaluable for the do-it-yourselfer or as a review for the 5/5(1).

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“Third Combined Imperial/Metric Edition”— T.p. verso Updated to conform to the National Building Code of Canada and enhanced by John Burrows, JF Burrows Consulting Inc., cf.

Acknowledgements Issued also in French under title: Construction de maison à ossature de bois – Canada. Description Wood-Frame House Construction by Gerald E. Sherwood and Robert C. Stroh.

First published in as U.S. Dept. of Agriculture Handbook No. 73, this highly popular guide presents sound, time-tested principles for wood-frame house construction, complete with Wood-frame house construction book advice on selecting suitable building materials.

Wood-frame House Construction by LeRoy Oscar Anderson. This book presents sound principles for wood-frame house construction and suggestions for selecting suitable materials that will greatly assist in the construction of a good house. It is also meant as a guide and handbook for those without this type of construction experience.

Technical notes, an annotated list of suggestions for additional reading, and a glossary round out the book. Clear, thorough, and easy to follow, with nearly helpful illustrations, Wood-Frame House Construction offers a detailed, informative guide to construction techniques invaluable for the do-it-yourselfer or as a review for the Brand: Dover Publications.

Wood-Frame House Construction book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. First published in as U.S. Department of Agriculture Ha 4/5(2).

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american construction book. light frame house construction. book by gardner d hiscox. construction book. book by jack a : Craftsman Book Company. Technical notes, an annotated list of suggestions for additional reading, and a glossary round out the book. Clear, thorough, and easy to follow, with nearly helpful illustrations, Wood-Frame House Construction offers a detailed, informative guide to construction techniques invaluable for the do-it-yourselfer or as a review for the.

Technical notes, an annotated list of suggestions for additional reading, and a glossary round out the book. Clear, thorough, and easy to follow, with nearly helpful illustrations, Wood-Frame House Construction offers a detailed, informative guide to construction techniques invaluable for the do-it-yourselfer or as a review for the 4/5(1).

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Compelling content. 1 product rating | Write a review.5/5(1). importance relative to the overall performance of wood-framed construction cannot be overemphasized.

The basic components and assemblies of a conventional wood frame home are shown in Figure ; the reader is referred to Chapter 1 for more detailed references to. Wood frame construction is the predominant method of building homes and apartments in the United States, enabling this nation to have the world’s best housed popu-lation.

Increasingly, wood framing is also being used in com-mercial and industrial buildings. Wood frame buildings are economical to build, heat and cool, and provide maximumFile Size: 1MB.

This handy reference book walks you through the complete construction of a wood frame house, from excavation to the finishing touches. It is updated to the current edition of the National Building code.

This is the most comprehensive, easy-to-use reference book for the construction of wood-frame houses. Great book for homeowners who do renovations or those looking to frame a construction from scratch (shed, garage, or even a house). Based on the Canadian Building Code, so there are some changes since but the book is still very relevant/5(32).

constructed wood-frame house. Sizes of common wire nails are shown in figure Houses that are located in hurricane areas should be provided with supplemental fasteners called hurricane straps or tiedowns to anchor the floor, walls, and roof to the foundation. Wind, snow, and seismic loads are one of the special topics discussed in chapter 8.

Wood frame house construction. Albany, N.Y.: Delmar Publishers, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gerald E Sherwood; Robert C Stroh; National Association of Home Builders of the United States.

Download PDF Wood Frame House Construction book full free. Wood Frame House Construction available for download and read online in other formats. This book presents sound principles for wood-frame The house construction and suggestions framingfor selecting suitable materials to assist the construction of a good house.

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Framing, in construction, is the fitting together of pieces to give a structure support and shape. Framing materials are usually wood, engineered wood, or structural alternative to framed construction is generally called mass wall construction, where horizontal layers of stacked materials such as log building, masonry, rammed earth, adobe, etc.

are used without framing. Wood frame house construction. Armonk, NY: Armonk Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gerald E Sherwood; Robert C Stroh; National Association of Home Builders (U.S.). This book has many things to recommend it. It includes a wealth of material on wood frame house construction, from laying out a hole in the ground for foundations, to framing, to "paint and paper".

And it's clear and generally easy to read.4/5(2). Design of Wood Frame Buildings for High Wind, Snow, and Seismic Loads ( WFCM Workbook) provides a design example, typical checklist, and background information related to design of a wood-frame structure in accordance with the Wood Frame Construction Manual (WFCM) for One- and Two- Family Dwellings, design example uses plans from a 2-story residence as the basis .construction.

Since its first edition inthis manual has been the authoritative guide for wood-frame house construction. The first chapter describes many factors to consider before construction even begins and suggests a general schedule for completion. Chapters 2 to 4 describe laying the groundwork, framing and closing in, and completing.To determine whether a building is wood frame, knock on the siding-it will sound hollow.

Sometimes, wood frame buildings have a real masonry veneer which can "peel off" in earthquakes. If you have such veneer on your house, contact an architect or civil or structural engineer for a detailed investigation.