Cladding with Masonry and Concrete 135 20. Foundations for light frame construction. Using the latest building codes, standards, and developments in materials and technologies as its basis, this book covers the complete range of construction activities--from excavating and foundations to cladding and interior finishes--and examines common construction systems, such as light wood frame, masonry bearing wall, steel frame, and reinforced concrete construction. Wood Light Frame Construction 33 5. It avoids the dilemma of having to expand ad infinitum over time by presenting the basic construction systems, each in sufficient detail that the student is brought to an operational level of knowledge. Cladding with Masonry and Concrete. This new Sixth Edition of the bestselling work provides the most up-to-date survey of the basic materials and methods that are used in contemporary building construction.
The exterior wall and the building codes -- 20. Steel and the building codes. Additional Physical Form available Note:. Roofing and the building codes. Exterior Finishes for Wood Light Frame Construction. Movement Joints in Masonry Construction 10. Uniqueness of wood light frame construction.
Designing Exterior Wall Systems 131 19. Windows and Doors 129 18. From concept to reality : camera obscura -- 13. Some special problems of masonry construction. Trends in the delivery of design and construction services -- 2.
. Glass and Glassing 127 17. For preliminary design of a wood light frame structure. Conceptual approaches to watertightness in the exterior wall. Preface to the sixth edition -- 1. Flooring and ceramic tile work.
Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. For preliminary design of a sitecast concrete structure. Corner boards and exterior trim. Cladding with metal and glass. From concept to reality : skating rink at Yerba Buena Gardens -- 18. Joseph Iano is an author, illustrator, and practicing architect who has taught design and technology in schools of architecture throughout the United States, and has also worked in the construction trades. Just call us toll free at 1.
Exercises in Building Construction, Sixth Edition, offers students a hands-on way to apply material learned in the core book by featuring: Forty-six real world construction problems Clear instructions for each exercise Informative, concise illustrations Ample space to work out answers Complete with online resources for students and instructors, Exercises in Building Construction, Sixth Edition provides expert developmental guidance from the industry's leading authorial team. Author: Edward Allen; Joseph Iano Publisher: Hoboken : Wiley, 2013. Metal panel cladding -- 22. Loadbearing walls and curtain walls. It deals, as its subtitle indicates, with fundamentals. Sustainability of windows and doors.
Two-way floor and roof framing systems. He has collaborated with Edward Allen on numerous publications over the span of more than twenty-five years. Precast Concrete Framing Systems 113 15. Abstract: This essential companion to Fundamentals of Building Construction, Sixth Edition, involves students in the types of everyday issues faced by professional building architects. Target Audience Group College Audience Classification Method Dewey Decimal 690 Dewey Edition 23. Casting a concrete slab on grade.
One-way floor and roof framing systems. Selecting Interior Finish Systems 22. Variations on wood light frame construction. Not happy that I wasted my time with this purchase. Selecting a sitecast concrete framing system. The sequence of interior finishing operations.
The concept of light gauge steel construction. Note from the publisher: Now in its sixth edition, this bestselling reference focuses on the basic materials and methods used in building construction. Currently, he heads a Seattle firm that provides technical and quality management consulting to architects and others in the design and construction industry. He is the coauthor with Edward Allen of The Architect's Studio Companion. Cutting concrete, stone, and masonry. Cladding with masonry and concrete.