Details for Conventional Wood Frame Construction
by American Forest and Paper Association
|Author(s):American Forest and Paper Association|
|Published Date: June 2001|
About the book Details for Conventional Wood Frame Construction
Details for Conventional Wood Frame Construction is a CIVIL ENGINEERING book which was published by ICC on June 2001 . American Forest and Paper Association is the author of this book. This book is written in English .
A comprehensive summary of rules and guidelines for the proper construction of wood frame buildings built to conventional construction provisions in the model building codes. From the book: "Wood frame construction is the predominant method of building homes and apartments in the United States, enabling this nation to have the world’s best housed population. Increasingly, wood framing is also being used in commercial and industrial buildings. Wood frame buildings are economical to build, heat and cool, and provide maximum comfort to occupants. Wood construction is readily adaptable to traditional, contemporary and the most futuristic building styles. Its architectural possibilities are limitless"