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319 pages

Residential Framing, A Homebuilder's Construction Guide

Creator: William Perkins Spence | House & Home - 1993

After the floor joists are in place and the subfloor is glued and nailed to them, the framers begin constructing the exterior walls and interior partitions. The exterior wall frame serves as the base on which sheathing and siding is applied and ...

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

About this book
"Opens the subject to anyone...starts out with detailed coverage of standard building materials and up-to-date how-to information about modern power tools and safety requirements...explores all the standard framing methods for floors, walls, ceilings and roofs...demystifies some of the more obscure tasks, such as building gable dormers, multiple-pitched roofs, staircase construction and structural foundations. There's even a section devoted to post-and-beam construction. The book concludes with a discussion about door and window installation, exterior siding and interior finishing."-- "Popular Mechanics. 320 pages, 654 b/w illus., 8 1/4 x 11.

704 pages

Carpentry & Building Construction, A Do-it-yourself Guide

Creator: William P. Spence | House & Home - 1999

A typical exterior wall for platform framing consists of a bottom or sole plate, studs , double top plate, sills, corner stud assemblies, trimmers, fire stops, some type of bracing, and sheathing (see 10-4). Typical residential construction uses 2 x ...

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

About this book
“Spence has produced a to carpentry that covers the entire process of building from planning through finishing. The scope is impressive—704 pages and 2,300 black-and-white photographs and drawings, building codes, foundations, framing, doors and windows, exterior finishing, cabinet construction, and tools....There is something here for everyone, beginner to expert....will appeal to both do-it-yourselfers and professionals.”—Library Journal.

299 pages

Rough Framing Carpentry

Creator: Mark Currie | House & Home - 1993

Exterior wall \ 16' 16' 15V4' x Exterior wall Figure 7-1 This is a floor plan that illustrates how to lay out joists that lap on interior walls. The top and bottom walls are opposite exterior walls. The middle two walls are interior walls. The first three  ...

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

Exterior Directory

HOMETIME, How-To Framing - Exterior Walls
Hometime explains how frame exterior wall including top and bottom plates, marking stud spacing, window and door openings, headers, corners and sheathing.

Design Engineering and Exterior Light-Gauge Steel Framing ...
Exterior Framing Products C-Studs • Cold-formed steel c-studs are typically used in exterior wall construction to provide an envelope to the outside skin

Prefabricated Exterior Wall Panels – Baker Triangle Prefab
Manufacturing, Not Construction. Prefabricated exterior wall panels offer several advantages over traditional "stick-built" framing. These panels are built in a ...

Framing 2x6 Exterior Corners - Structural engineering ...
I've been struggling with the best way to frame ext. corners on 2x6 walls so I looked through a number of my framing texts and online and put together a small m

Super Stud Building Products – Metal studs, metal framing ...
Develops and manufactures cold-formed steel framing systems. Offers interior, curtain wall and load bearing framing systems. Features steel framing overview with ...


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