This guide contains everything readers need to know about house framing, from the footing to the drying-in stage. It provides detailed information on basic, traditional techniques, new alternatives and "experimental" methods. It also includes instructions on estimating labour and material costs.
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Step-by-step instructions in framing techniques
With 30 years plus experience in construction I strive to explain in simple terms the most practical and best method(s) with which to frame a house, the different framing types and where to start each task to ensure a professional job. This book is for the professional builder as well as the average person who desires to save money and yet build something beutiful!!!
Jack P. Jones designed, built, repaired, and remodeled spec and custom homes for over 25 years. He preferred a hands-on approach, being involved in each task from digging the footing to nailing on the roofing shingles, including the electrical and plumbing work. The author of ten books on the how-to of construction, contracting, and techniques, he shows in detail explanation and sketches the proven methods of building quality houses without a waste of manpower or money. Building contractors all over the country have praised his books as practical and sound guidance to profitable construction.
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Book Description The McGraw-Hill Company. Book Condition: New. pp. 320. Bookseller Inventory # 7163357
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070330999
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070330999
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