Modern Carpentry

Modern Carpentry

by Willis H. Wagner

Hardcover(REVISED)

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Overview


Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help the student review the material presented in the chapter. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780870068782
Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox Publisher
Publication date: 01/01/1992
Edition description: REVISED
Pages: 592

Table of Contents

Section 1 Preparing to Build

1 The Carpenter's Workplace 7

2 Safety 11

3 Building Materials 15

4 Hand Tools 23

5 Power Tools 27

6 Scaffolds, Ladders, and Rigging 33

7 Plans, Specifications, and Codes 37

8 Building Layout 43

Section 2 Foundations and Framing

9 Footings and Foundations 47

10 Floor Framing 55

11 Wall and Ceiling Framing 63

12 Roof Framing 71

13 Framing with Steel 83

Section 3 Closing In

14 Roofing Materials and Methods 85

15 Windows and Exterior Doors 93

16 Exterior Wall Finish 99

Section 4 Finishing

17 Thermal and Sound Insulation 107

18 Interior Wall and Ceiling Finish 117

19 Finish Flooring 125

20 Stair Construction 131

21 Doors and Interior Trim 137

22 Cabinetry 145

23 Pain ting, Finishing, and Decorating 151

Section 5 Special Construction

24 Chimneys and Fireplaces 155

25 Post-and-Beam Construction 159

26 Systems-Built Housing 165

27 Green Building and Certification Programs 169

28 Remodeling, Renovating, and Repairing 173

29 Building Decks and Porches 177

Section 6 Mechanical Systems

30 Electrical Wiring 179

31 Plumbing Systems 183

32 Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning 187

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