Complete Book of Framing An Illustrated Guide for Residential Construction

ISBN-10: 0876290144

ISBN-13: 9780876290149

Edition: 2007

Authors: Scot Simpson

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List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: R. S. Means Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/6/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.838
Language: English

About the Author
Introduction to Framing
Framing Terms
Framing Lumber
Framing Sheathing
Engineered Wood Products
Lumber & Wood Structural Panel Grade Stamps
Framing Nails
Framing Tools
Framing Tool Truck
Cutting Lumber
Protecting Lumber from Decay
Nailing Patterns
Nail Top Plate to Studs
Nail Bottom Plate to Studs
Nail Double Plate to Top Plate
Nail Corner
Nail Walls Together or Nail Double Studs
Nail Trimmer to Stud
Concrete Nailing
Nail Bearing & Nonbearing Walls to Floor Perpendicular to Joists
Nail Bearing & Nonbearing Walls to Floor Parallel to Joists
Nail Header to Stud
Nail Let-in Bracing
Nail End of Joist
Nail Rim Joist
Nail Sheathing
Nail Built-up Girders & Beams
Nail Joist Blocking
Nail Lapping Joists
Nail Drywall Backing
Nail Trusses to Wall
Nail Ceiling Joist, Rafters, & Ridge
Nail Rafters to Wall
Nail Blocks
Nail Fascia & Bargeboard
Floor Framing
Crown & Place Joists
Nail Rim Joists in Place
Cut Joists to Length
Nail Joists in Place
Frame Openings in Joists
Block Bearing Walls
Nail Joists to Walls
Drywall Backing
Subfloor Sheathing
Wall Framing
Spread Headers
Spread Makeup
Assemble Wall
Square Wall
Sheathe Wall
Install Nail-Flange Windows
Standing & Setting Wall
Plumb & Line
Framing Rake Walls
Roof Framing
Roof Framing Terms
Steps: Find the Length of Common Rafters
Cut Common Rafter
Set Ridge Board
Set Common Rafters
Find Length of Hip & Valley Rafters
Cut Hip & Valley Rafters
Set Hip & Valley Rafters
Set Jack Rafters
Block Rafters & Lookouts
Set Fascia
Install Sheathing
Rafter Guidelines
Ceiling Joists
Steps: Spread Trusses
Sheathe Gable Ends
Set Gable Ends
Roll Trusses
Block Trusses
Doors, Windows, & Stairs
Door Framing Terms
Installation of Exterior Doors
Installation of Nail-Flange Window
Installation of Window Flashing
Installation of Sliding Glass Doors
Installation of Stairs
Circular Stairs
Wall Layout
Joist Layout
Rafter or Truss Layout
Roof Layout
Engineered Wood Products
Engineered Panel Products
Engineered Lumber Products
Wind & Earthquake Framing
The Strength of Good Framing
Understanding Structural Loads
Building Code Load Requirements
Regional Considerations
Framing Details
Building Code Requirements
Introduction to Building Codes
Framing According to Code
Protection from Decay
Termite Protection
Preparing for a Job
Developing a Job Start Checklist
Reviewing the Plans & Making Preparations
Organizing the Job Site
Managing the Framing Start
Checking the Exterior Wall Dimensions
Checking the Reference Lines for Square
Adjusting the Reference Lines
Checking the Building for Level
Managing a Framing Team
Managing Your Team
The Role of Lead Framers
Quality Control
Organizing Tools & Materials
Teaching Framers
Framing Tips for Every Task
Planning & Scheduling
Personal Protective Equipment
Hand Tools
Fall Protection
Rough Terrain Forklift Safety
Safety Tips
Spanish Framing Terms
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