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Understanding construction drawings, Mark W. Huth

Label
Understanding construction drawings
Title
Understanding construction drawings
Statement of responsibility
Mark W. Huth
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Overview: This proven, uniquely practical book provides a thorough guide to reading, understanding, and working with construction drawings. Now updated to reflect the 2012 International Building Code and 2012 International Residential Code, the Sixth Edition includes accurate, up-to-date information on current materials, practices, and standards to prepare you for career success in modern building trades. The book is designed from start to finish for real-world relevance, with topics organized based on actual construction processes, realistic construction drawings integrated into chapter content, and hundreds of practical questions and activities. A new feature highlights information on environmental considerations such as energy efficiency, sustainable materials, and "green" building practices, emphasizing the growing importance of these concepts in the modern construction industry
Cataloging source
KRS
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Huth, Mark W
Dewey number
692/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TH355
LC item number
.H87 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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Label
Understanding construction drawings, Mark W. Huth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Part 1. Drawings: language of construction. Design-construction sequence and the design professions ; Views ; Scales ; Alphabet of lines ; Use of symbols ; Plan views ; Elevations ; Sections and detail ; Part 1 test -- Part 2. Reading drawings for trade information. Clearing and rough grading the site ; Locating the building ; Site utilities ; Footings ; Foundation walls ; Drainage, insulation, and concrete slabs ; Framing systems ; Columns, piers, and girders ; Floor framing ; Laying out walls and partitions ; Framing openings in walls ; Roof construction terms ; Roof trusses ; Common rafters ; Hip and valley framing ; Cornices ; Windows and doors ; Exterior wall coverings ; Decks ; Finishing site work ; Fireplaces ; Stairs ; Insulation and room finishing ; Cabinets ; Lake House Specifications ; Part 2 test -- Part 3. Multifamily construction. Orienting the drawings ; Town House construction ; Plumbing, heating, and air conditioning ; Electrical ; Part 3 test -- Heavy Commercial Construction. Heavy commercial construction ; Coordination of drawings ; Structural drawings ; HVAC & plumbing drawings ; Electrical drawings ; Part 4 test -- B:
Control code
ocn841580136
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
6th edition.
Extent
x, 388 pages
Isbn
9781285061023
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012942012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)841580136
Label
Understanding construction drawings, Mark W. Huth
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Part 1. Drawings: language of construction. Design-construction sequence and the design professions ; Views ; Scales ; Alphabet of lines ; Use of symbols ; Plan views ; Elevations ; Sections and detail ; Part 1 test -- Part 2. Reading drawings for trade information. Clearing and rough grading the site ; Locating the building ; Site utilities ; Footings ; Foundation walls ; Drainage, insulation, and concrete slabs ; Framing systems ; Columns, piers, and girders ; Floor framing ; Laying out walls and partitions ; Framing openings in walls ; Roof construction terms ; Roof trusses ; Common rafters ; Hip and valley framing ; Cornices ; Windows and doors ; Exterior wall coverings ; Decks ; Finishing site work ; Fireplaces ; Stairs ; Insulation and room finishing ; Cabinets ; Lake House Specifications ; Part 2 test -- Part 3. Multifamily construction. Orienting the drawings ; Town House construction ; Plumbing, heating, and air conditioning ; Electrical ; Part 3 test -- Heavy Commercial Construction. Heavy commercial construction ; Coordination of drawings ; Structural drawings ; HVAC & plumbing drawings ; Electrical drawings ; Part 4 test -- B:
Control code
ocn841580136
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
6th edition.
Extent
x, 388 pages
Isbn
9781285061023
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012942012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)841580136

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