Plank And Beam Framing for Residential Buildings
by American Forest and Paper Association
|Author(s):American Forest and Paper Association|
|Publisher: American Wood Council|
|Published Date: April 2003|
|Total Pages: 40|
About the book Plank And Beam Framing for Residential Buildings
Plank And Beam Framing for Residential Buildings is a CIVIL ENGINEERING book which was published by American Wood Council on April 2003 . American Forest and Paper Association is the author of this book. This book is written in English and has 40 number of pages.
From the book : "The plank-and-beam method for framing floors and roofs has been used in heavy timber buildings for many years. The adaptation of this system to residential construction has raised many technical questions from designers and builders concerning the details of application. This publication presents technical data that will be helpful to students, architects, engineers and builders. It contains information pertaining to principles of design, advantages and limitations, construction details, and structural requirements for the plank-and-beam method of framing, including span and load tables."