Fine Homebuilding on More Frame Carpentry

Fine Homebuilding on More Frame Carpentry

Book - 1992
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Baker & Taylor
Shows how to frame a gable and cross-gable roof, build rake walls, strengthen plate-to-rafter connections, create coffered ceilings, and work with glue-laminated timbers

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The craft of framing is presented in this book by several expert carpenters, who offer practical advice on many aspects of the trade to the first-time homeowner, the keen experienced amateur as well as the professional. Subjects covered include framing a gabled roof, building rake walls, framing a garage door, building coffered ceilings and many more. The emphasis is placed on the techniques required to carry out framing work successfully; and there are details about materials, from composition panels and treated wood to glue-laminated timbers.

Publisher: Newtown, Conn. : Taunton Press, c1992
ISBN: 9781561580507
Characteristics: 128 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm


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