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Residential construction academy : basic principles for construction, Mark W. Huth

Label
Residential construction academy : basic principles for construction
Title
Residential construction academy
Title remainder
basic principles for construction
Statement of responsibility
Mark W. Huth
Title variation
Basic principles for construction
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Residential Construction Academy: Basic Principles for Construction, Third Edition, includes a four-color design with new, updated photos and detailed illustrations. Coverage of building codes and safe materials handling ensures users will stay current with industry standards and trends. In addition, a new chapter on green building principles will introduce readers to job site practices while they plan and execute their work. This book is ideal for those beginning a career in the building trades industry; it provides throrough, up-to-date coverage of the core academic areas that are necessary for success in the field. Topics include work ethic, math, communications, print reading, safety, and common tools. - Back cover
Cataloging source
MJC
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Huth, Mark W
Dewey number
690/.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TH146
LC item number
.H88 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Residential construction academy
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Building
Label
Residential construction academy : basic principles for construction, Mark W. Huth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
About this book -- About the author -- Section 1 : The construction industry. Organization of the industry -- Working in the industry -- Introduction to green building -- Section 2 : Safety. Jobsite safety -- Safety with scaffolds, ladders, and machines -- Section 3 : Construction math. Whole numbers -- Decimals -- Fractions -- Linear measure -- Percent (percentage) -- Area and volume -- Right angles -- Combined operations -- Section 4 : Tools and fasteners. Hand tools : selection, use, and care -- Power tools : construction, use, and care -- Fasteners -- Rigging -- Section 5 : Print reading. Views -- Scales -- Alphabet of lines -- Use of symbols -- Plan views -- Elevations -- Sections and details -- Appendix A : Scoring for Occupational Work Ethic Inventory -- Appendix B : Plans -- Glossary
Control code
ocn729384998
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xx, 348 p.
Isbn
9781111307189
Lccn
2011923823
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)729384998
Label
Residential construction academy : basic principles for construction, Mark W. Huth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
About this book -- About the author -- Section 1 : The construction industry. Organization of the industry -- Working in the industry -- Introduction to green building -- Section 2 : Safety. Jobsite safety -- Safety with scaffolds, ladders, and machines -- Section 3 : Construction math. Whole numbers -- Decimals -- Fractions -- Linear measure -- Percent (percentage) -- Area and volume -- Right angles -- Combined operations -- Section 4 : Tools and fasteners. Hand tools : selection, use, and care -- Power tools : construction, use, and care -- Fasteners -- Rigging -- Section 5 : Print reading. Views -- Scales -- Alphabet of lines -- Use of symbols -- Plan views -- Elevations -- Sections and details -- Appendix A : Scoring for Occupational Work Ethic Inventory -- Appendix B : Plans -- Glossary
Control code
ocn729384998
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xx, 348 p.
Isbn
9781111307189
Lccn
2011923823
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)729384998

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