Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods 4th Edition


Now in its Fourth Edition, “Fundamentals of Building Construction” is an essential textbook that has been used by thousands of students annually in schools of architecture, engineering, and construction technology. The best selling reference focuses on the basic materials and methods used in building construction. Emphasizing common construction systems such as light wood frames, masonry bearing walls, steel frames, and reinforced concrete, the new edition includes new coverage of green design and energy efficient construction energies, and is based on the International Building Code

Product Details
Hardcover: 912 pages
Publisher: Wiley; 4 edition (December 25, 2003)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0471219037
ISBN-13: 978-0471219033
Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 1.9 x 10.9 inches
Shipping Weight: 5 pounds