Wood-Frame House Construction by William OberschulteWood-Frame House Construction by William Oberschulte

Wood-Frame House Construction

byWilliam Oberschulte

Paperback | January 9, 1992

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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 work.

From 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-by-step instructions. here you'll find everything you need to know about framing, roofing, siding, insulation and vapor barriers, interior finishing, floor coverings, millwork and cabinets, stairs, chimneys, driveways, walks ... complete "how-to" information on everything that goes into building a wood-frame house.

A special section on estimating, with the building process laid out as a flow chart, will help you plan all the steps in residential construction, and to estimate each one quickly and accurately.

Title:Wood-Frame House ConstructionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 11 × 8.26 × 0.66 inPublished:January 9, 1992Publisher:Craftsman Book Company

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0934041741

ISBN - 13:9780934041744

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Step-by-step construction details, from the layout of the outer walls, excavation and formwork, to finish carpentry and painting. Contains all new, clear illustrations and explanations updated for construction in the '90s. Everything you need to know about framing, roofing, siding, interior finishes, floor covering and stairs -- your complete book of wood-frame home-building