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This is an Australian book that examines in detail the 'dry' processes involved in constructing the framework of a house, from positioning on the site to fixing the doors and windows. It has been written to current Australian standards. With over 700 detailed graphics to complement the easy-to-read text, the book is both highly practical and useful. There are worked examples to explain the use of tables and standards, and all trade terms are defined as they are encountered. This book is a learning resource to support the training of learners in the building industry. The development has included consultations with and inputs from industry bodies and TAFE authorities in all states and territories. The topic covered are: timber wall and floor framing; roof framing; roof trusses; door and window fixing.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781420256239
ISBN-10: 1420256238
Format: Paperback
(300mm x 210mm x 15mm)
Pages: 288
Imprint: Macmillan Education Australia
Publisher: Macmillan Education Australia
Publish Date: 5-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: Australia


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