Discusses carpentry tools and materials, and shows how to build cabinets, lay foundations, frame walls and roofs, and install doors and windowsWhen you put down the first course, stop just short of driving the nails all the way- through the starter boards, then bend the tops over. ... As you work your way up, select your shakes by widths so that you overlap each crack by about 1 V2 inches . ... In the latter case, double up the two middle pieces. ... If it rusts or rots out, it will cost you more to replace it than to have bought good material in the first place .
|Title||:||Basic Carpentry Techniques|
|Author||:||T. Jeff Williams, Ortho Books|