A meticulous presentation of ready to use information about critical building details to help architects produce construction drawings, design and develop custom details, prepare specifications, and check existing drawings in their files. Softcover.
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Ready-to-use information about the most critical building details
The Architect's Handbook of Construction Detailing, Second Edition provides architects, interior designers, contractors, students, and others in the construction industry with a convenient source of detailing and specification information on hundreds of commonly used details and materials. Keep the Handbook at your desk to help solve specific problems, as the basis for developing a master detail system, or as a reference for checking existing drawings and specifications.
Significantly updated with revisions to nearly all details, the Second Edition focuses on the key areas where you are most likely to encounter problems, such as exterior cladding, roofing, doors, and masonry. Featuring thoroughly redrawn illustrations and the latest industry standard references, the new edition now includes:
Regardless of how you use this book, you will find it to be a time-saving reference that can minimize errors and improve the technical documentation of your projects.About the Author:
David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, a registered architect, has owned Architectural Research Consulting since 1981. The consulting firm provides applied research, technical advice, specifications, and information management services to architects, interior designers, and others in the construction industry. Since 1987, Ballast has been an instructor in interior construction and basic drafting at Arapahoe Community College. He is the author of a number of books on construction technology, including Handbook of Construction Tolerances, Second Edition (Wiley).
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Book Description Prentice Hall, NJ, U.S.A., 1990. Hard Cover. Book Condition: New. First Printing. A Hard to Find technical hardback. Book is new, unread, with only light rubbing. NO DUST JACKET. This is a very large book, there will be extra shipping for this book.WRAPPED IN A PLASTIC BAG TO PROTECT CONDITION OF BOOK.We have other titles in this genre in stock and give discounts in shipping on additional books sent in the same package, .Summary - The Architect's Hand book of Construction Detailing presents ready-to-use information about critical building details to help you produce construction drawings, design and develop custom details, prepare specifications and check existing drawings in your file. The details presented can be used directly for common construction situations. If modifications are necessary for unique project conditions, the data presented with each drawings tells you what can and cannot be changed to maintain the integrity of the detail. Bookseller Inventory # 111404208
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