Print Reading for Construction

Residential and Commercial : Write-in Text with 130 Large Prints

Author: Walter Charles Brown,Daniel P. Dorfmueller

Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox Pub

ISBN: 9781605258027

Category: Architecture

Page: 360

View: 5814

Print Reading for Construction is designed to assist students in reading and understanding residential and commercial prints. The 2013 edition of this text has been extensively revised and features five new print reading projects, including two new unit-based projects with end-of-unit activities and three new advanced projects at the end of the text. This practical text is suitable for vocational students, apprentices, and building trades workers who want to increase their knowledge of print reading and construction drawings. The combination text and workbook presents a thorough discussion of print reading techniques, starting with the basics of print reading and progressing to advanced topics. * Includes more than 125, 17" x 22" foldout prints, which provide learners with realistic on-the-job experiences. * Provides four comprehensive print reading projects at the end of the text. * Full color is used throughout the text to enhance student comprehension of the subject matter. The Instructor's Resource CD contains electronic versions of the foldout prints that accompany the Print Reading for Construction textbook. The electronic prints are provided in PDF format. These prints can be projected by the instructor during a lecture or used in place of the paper prints by the student when completing the print reading activities.

Print Reading for Construction

Author: Walter C. Brown

Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox Pub

ISBN: 9781566373562

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 24

View: 4754

- Includes a set of 119 (17" x 22") foldout prints that provide learners with realistic on-the-job experiences.- Covers commercial and residential print reading.- Provides four comprehensive print reading projects at end of text.

Printreading for Residential and Light Commercial Construction

Author: Thomas E. Proctor,Leonard P. Toenjes

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826904683

Category: Education

Page: 519

View: 8691

Printreading for Residential and Light Commercial Construction presents information applicable to the carpentry, electrical, mechanical, and general building trades, and provides authentic printreading experiences using contemporary prints. Single and multifamily dwellings, plus mixed-use and light commercial project plans are covered in the textbook. Specifications describing the building components and construction procedures are also included for two of the projects, the Brick-Veneer Residence and the Wendy'sr Restaurant. This edition of the highly acclaimed text/workbook includes content covering sustainable construction, project delivery systems, construction professionals, building information modeling (BIM), zoning and permitting, fireproofing, green building technology, and LEEDr certification. Expanded coverage of construction materials, CSI MasterFormatT, and building codes complement the prints. A quantity takeoff chapter provides an introduction to the principles and techniques of printreading for quantity takeoff and can be used as a basis for a construction estimate.

Print Reading for Architecture and Construction Technology

Author: David A. Madsen,Alan Jefferis

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781401851675

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 370

View: 4779

Attain the knowledge and skills required to read complete sets of working drawings for residential and light commercial construction. This easy-to-use manual explores all facets of print reading, with examples and illustrations taken from actual architectural prints that provide readers with the information they need to create “real world” working drawings. Computer-aided design and drafting is underscored through the use of CADD-generated print reading examples, illustrations, and exercises that comply with the highest industry standards. Quality and standardization in all architectural and construction print examples is emphasized.

Understanding Construction Drawings

Author: Mark W. Huth

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1435464478

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 416

View: 9925

Updated to the 2006 International Building and Residential Codes, the fifth edition of UNDERSTANDING CONSTRUCTION DRAWINGS continues to highlight a range of real construction projects - from residential dwellings to commercial structures. This enhanced edition combines information and a hands-on approach to learning. The text provides thorough coverage that builds the foundation for a broad understanding of the entire construction process. The book begins with a simple duplex home that focuses readers on the fundamentals of views, lines, basic dimensioning, and symbols. Next, coverage of a multi-level single family home goes into more depth in orienting and cross-referencing drawings. The third section explores multifamily construction and is accompanied by more complex drawings for practice and more advanced interpretations. The final portion of the book introduces students to elements of commercial construction, including structural steel, masonry, and reinforced concrete. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Instructor's Powerpoint Presentations

Print Reading for Construction

Author: Walter C. Brown,Daniel P. Dorfmueller

Publisher: Goodheart-Willcox Pub

ISBN: 9781566375580

Category: Computers

Page: N.A

View: 5636

- Includes a set of 119 (17" x 22") foldout prints that provide learners with realistic on-the-job experiences.- Covers commercial and residential print reading.- Provides four comprehensive print reading projects at end of text.

Das Bild der Stadt

Author: Kevin Lynch

Publisher: Birkhäuser

ISBN: 3035602166

Category: Architecture

Page: 215

View: 3018

Wie orientieren wir uns in einer Stadt? Woher rühren unsere ganz fest umrissenen visuellen Vorstellungen? Um diese Fragen beantworten zu können, studierte Kevin Lynch die Erfahrungen von Menschen und zeigt damit, wie man das Bild der Stadt wieder lebendiger und einprägsamer machen könnte.

Building Trades Printreading

Residential and Light Commercial Construction

Author: Thomas E. Proctor

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826904232

Category: Blueprints

Page: 378

View: 5021

Print and Specifications Reading for Construction

Author: Ron Russell

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118113004

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 240

View: 5967

Accurately interpret graphic and written constructiondocuments Construction documents are the vital link between thearchitect's vision and the finished physical structure. Buildingprofessionals must accurately read and follow these documents inorder to build a given design in the most efficient waypossible. Print and Specifications Reading for Constructionexplains exactly how to interpret construction documents, offeringstudents and professionals a complete package for learning andunderstanding. The text clearly lays out different graphic andwritten document types, how they developed, what information theycontain, and their current use in residential and commercialconstruction today. Next, it looks in depth at the documents,revealing how each type works in action through example projects.Alongside the text, online access to three complete sets of samplesheets gives you experience working with prints andspecifications. Inside you will discover: How to solve real construction problems in large-scaleresidential and commercial projects Coverage of architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical,plumbing, and civil drawings and specifications Relevant terminology for, and practical applications of,sustainability and Building Information Modeling (BIM) Practice questions and exercises throughout An all-in-one reference that combines clearly written text,complete document sample sets, and up-to-date digital resources,Print and Specifications Reading for Construction is anessential companion for anyone learning or practicing constructionor contracting.

Blueprint Reading for Electricians

Author: Rob Zachariason

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 143549119X

Category: Technology

Page: 464

View: 4799

Learn to read and interpret blueprints through the eyes of an electrician. Now in its 3rd edition, Blueprint Reading for Electricians presents students and apprentices alike with the blueprint reading terminology and applications unique to the electrical industry. This specialized resource begins by covering fundamental tools and basic sketching, then progressing to include coverage of views, plans, schedules and specifications. With additional chapters devoted to the types of prints found in a set of construction drawings and clear explanations of their relationships to various electrical installations, the book offers content that is both comprehensive and applicable. It has been updated to reflect the very latest technology and industry trends and is ideal both as a training manual and reference guide; its content, hands-on exercises, and real-world applications will help readers of all levels to master their print reading skills. Check out our app, DEWALT Mobile ProTM. This free app is a construction calculator with integrated reference materials and access to hundreds of additional calculations as add-ons. To learn more, visit Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Blueprint Reading and Drafting for Plumbers

Author: Michael A Joyce

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1428335137

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 240

View: 490

With a one-of-a-kind approach that offers more comprehensive coverage than any other plumbing apprentice book on the market, this valuable resource will thoroughly prepare readers for the transition from the residential plumbing industry to commercial or industrial projects. Blueprint Reading and Drafting for Plumbers, 2E goes beyond basic lessons on reading and drafting various piping arrangements to provide highly detailed, practical, and relevant information that addresses the real-life demands of commercial and industrial job sites. This updated edition features all-new chapters devoted to coordinating plumbing installations using structural steel and civil blueprints, further enhancing the book's unique and jobsite-focused classroom lessons. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

School Shop

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Technical education

Page: N.A

View: 3278

Blueprint Reading

Construction Drawings for the Building Trade

Author: Sam Kubba

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071549870

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 368

View: 6817

Improve Your Ability to Read and Interpret All Types of Construction Drawings Blueprint Reading is a step-by-step guide to reading and interpreting all types of construction drawings. Filled with hundreds of illustrations and study questions, this easy-to-use resource offers a complete overview of construction drawing basics for every aspect of the construction process- from site work, foundations, and structural systems to interior work and finishes. Covering all the latest technological advances, noted architect Sam Kubba offers detailed information on: Blueprint standards-ANSI, ISO, AWS, and ASME Computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) Lines, views, elevations, and dimensions Layouts of all construction drawing types-architectural, structural, mechanical, and electrical Specifications-MasterFormat and UniFormat Symbols-materials, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and others How to avoid costly pitfalls on construction projects You'll also find a glossary of terms for quick reference, convenient tables and charts for identifying symbols and abbreviations, and much more. Inside This Skills-Building Guide to Construction Drawing Basics • Blueprint Standards • Blueprints and Construction Drawings: A Universal Language • Understanding Lines • Types of Views • Understanding Dimensions • Layout of Construction Drawings • Understanding Industrial Blueprints • The Meaning of Symbols • Understanding Schedules • Specifications • ISO Issues, Codes, and Building Regulations • Construction Business Environment

Reading Architectural Plans

For Residential and Commercial Construction

Author: Ernest R. Weidhaas

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780130406385

Category: Architecture

Page: 346

View: 5274

Informative, yet concise, this reputable volume helps readers become adept at reading both residential and commercial construction architectural plans. It offers thorough coverage on everything from projections to modular coordination, light framing to window details, and timber construction to trusses, and provides actual photographs of the buildings under construction. Individually shrink-wrapped exercises provide a neat and readily accessible means of applying material in the book. KEY TOPCIS: Topics covered include architectural plans, symbols and dimensions, reading residential floor plans, plot plans and roof framing plans, elevations and sections, reading commercial plans, fire protection, trusses and more. For construction professionals, owners and others interested in reading residential and commercial construction plans.

Residential Printreading

Author: Leonard P. Toenjes

Publisher: Amer Technical Pub

ISBN: 9780826904393

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 316

View: 6006

2005 National Repair & Remodeling Estimator

Author: Albert S. Paxton

Publisher: Craftsman Book Company

ISBN: 9781572181472

Category: House & Home

Page: 290

View: 1842

"Current labor, material and equipment costs for repair and remodeling work."