By Rex Miller

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even if you are development a garage shed or your dream condo, an identical rules govern settling on a domain, environment the root, erecting the partitions, and placing at the roof. this convenient how-to consultant has been completely revised and up-to-date to hide new construction fabrics and the newest innovations in development and framing. it is the place to discover solutions and options, from the 1st stake to the final roofing nail.
* decide upon a suitable web site and lay out the structure
* build a beginning that meets structural wishes and climate conditions
* paintings with block development materials
* comprehend balloon body, post-and-beam, and platform body construction
* Calculate rafter size and select the best roofing materials
* set up skylights, cornices, doorways, home windows, and numerous kinds of siding

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