This text/workbook with CD-ROM presents basic elements of blueprint reading and provides blueprint reading experience in residential construction.
The entire process of reading residential blueprints, from working drawings and blueprint making techniques to reading and interpreting finished plans, is covered in detail.
Two sets of residential blueprints are included with the text. Content is applicable to a variety of building trades including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and HVAC.
The fifth edition has been updated to include coverage in the areas of green building technology and construction, residential fire protection, sustainable energy systems, the latest print production technology, and expanded building trade roles, materials, and methods. Chapters conclude with review exercises, extensive sketching activities, and trade competency tests designed to challenge learners and reinforce the material presented in the textbook
The CD-ROM includes Quick Quizzes™, an Illustrated Glossary, Stewart Residence - Prints, Stewart Residence - 3D Model, Master Math™ Problems, Media Clips, and Reference Material.
2 Complete Sets of Prints are included
An Appendix and illustrated Glossary complete this excellent text.