By Mark Richard Miller,Rex Miller
no matter if you are development a garage shed or your dream condominium, an analogous ideas govern determining a website, surroundings the basis, erecting the partitions, and placing at the roof. this convenient how-to advisor has been completely revised and up-to-date to hide new construction fabrics and the newest recommendations in building and framing. it really is the place to discover solutions and strategies, from the 1st stake to the final roofing nail.
* opt for a suitable web site and lay out the structure
* build a origin that meets structural wishes and climate conditions
* paintings with block development materials
* comprehend balloon body, post-and-beam, and platform body construction
* Calculate rafter size and select the best roofing materials
* set up skylights, cornices, doorways, home windows, and diverse kinds of siding
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