I highly recommend this book for all novice carpenters who learn by reading.
It is very detailed and my husband, who is a master carpenter, Master Plumber, Master Electrician and HVAC Technitian loves it's detail.
All of the instructors comments regarding this book alluded to page numbers and particular passages of the text.
an oldie but a goodie with clear, concise illustrations and informative content. great reference for any home projects you might come across, or even to better your own... Read morePublished 4 months ago by sandy
The book carpentry and building construction is an exceptional book that is always been useful to builders. Read morePublished 5 months ago by edmund montgomery
It turned out to be the wrong edition and also metric version. Totally not what I wanted and/or needed and will not help me with my studies.Published 17 months ago by Zeenon
This book covers all that is required for residential construction. I am taking vocational studies that include estimating, blueprint reading, masonry, carpentry and this is the... Read morePublished 19 months ago by rduenterprise
It is very detailed and my husband, who is a master carpenter, Master Plumber, Master Electrician and HVAC Technitian loves it's detail.Published on January 10, 2013 by dinan
Helps those who wish to pass their general contractors licensensing exam with ease. Then becomes a great go-to reference guide!Published on January 5, 2013 by Mary Chapdelaine
I'm a DIY guy, why pay some dummy to do it when this dunny can. From the book I got much need information to finish a project I'm working on. Read morePublished on September 19, 2010
If you didn't go to Technical School or are a member of a union, and are not afraid, then this is the only resource that you need. Read morePublished on February 11, 2008 by Richard Daniel