9781118138915

Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods

Edward Allen, Joseph Iano

6th Edition

Now in its sixth edition, this bestselling reference focuses on the basic materials and methods used in building construction. Emphasizing common construction systems such as light wood frame, masonry bearing wall, steel frame, and reinforced concrete construction, the new edition includes new information on building materials properties; the latest on "pre-engineered" bui