Interior Construction and Detailing for Designers and Architects / Edition 4

Interior Construction and Detailing for Designers and Architects / Edition 4

by David Kent Ballast FAIA, NCIDQ-Cert. #9425
     
 

Interior design and detailing requires a broad range of knowledge about materials, finishes, construction assemblies, mechanical and electrical systems, building codes, and design standards. This book covers it all, for both commercial and residential projects.

Comprehensive reference for interior design and detailing principles In-depth explanation of

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Overview

Interior design and detailing requires a broad range of knowledge about materials, finishes, construction assemblies, mechanical and electrical systems, building codes, and design standards. This book covers it all, for both commercial and residential projects.

Comprehensive reference for interior design and detailing principles In-depth explanation of how and why interior components are put together More than 360 illustrations and tables Coverage of structural coordination and environmental issues CSI Masterformat™ numbers A detailed index

What's new in the 4th edition Updated to reference the 2006 IBC New chapter on Sustainable Design

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781591261056
Publisher:
Professional Publications, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/01/2007
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
510
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction

Chapter 1: Partitions
Gypsum Wallboard, Lath and Plaster, Masonry, Glass Block, Demountable Partitions

Chapter 2: Ceilings
Suspended Acoustical, Gypsum Wallboard, Plaster, Linear Metal, Decorative Suspended, Integrated, Abuse-Resistant Ceilings

Chapter 3: Doors
Selection and Detailing Procedures, Wood Doors and Frames, Steel Doors and Frames, Aluminum Doors and Frames, Glass Doors, Metal Doors, Special Doors

Chapter 4: Hardware
Door Mounting, Operating Devices, Closing Devices, Door Seals, Door Security, Miscellaneous Hardware, Electronic Hardware, Materials and Finishes, Coordination

Chapter 5: Glazing
Common Glass Types, Special Glazing, Framed Glazing, Frameless Glazing, Safety Glazing, Coordination

Chapter 6: Architectural Woodwork
Finish Carpentry, Lumber, Veneer, Cabinetwork, Paneling, Laminates, Standing and Running Trim, Fire Ratings of Architectural Woodwork, Special Woodworks Items, Finishes, Installation

Chapter 7: Ornamental Metals
Stainless Steel, Bronze and Brass, Detailing with Brass, Other Metals, Other Specialty Metals, Galvanic Action

Chapter 8: Flooring Construction
Wood, Laminate, Tile, Terrazzo, Stone, Access Flooring

Chapter 9: Applied Floor Finishes
Carpet, Resilient Tile Flooring, Resilient Sheet Flooring, Seamless Flooring

Chapter 10: Wall Finishes
Paint, Wallpaper, Vinyl Wallcovering, Fabric Wallcovering, Acoustic Panels, Stone, Ceramic Tile Wall Finishes

Chapter 11: Acoustics
Acoustic Fundamentals, Sound Transmission, Sound Absorbtion, Sound Control, Detailing for Reducing Sound Transmission, Detailing for Noise Reduction, Reflection, Diffusion, and Diffraction

Chapter 12: Stair Design and Construction
Stair Layout, Design, Construction

Chapter 13: Signage Systems
Planning Signage, Signage Materials, Sign Construction, Sign Types

Chapter 14: Security Systems
Space Planning for Security, Security Equipment, Detailing Requirements, Coordination with Electrical and Signal Systems

Chapter 15: Audiovisual Systems
Slide Projection, Film Projection, Television, Computer Screen Projection, Teleconferencing

Chapter 16: Mechanical and Electrical Systems Coordination
HVAC Equipment, Power and Communications, Lighting, Plumbing, Fire Protection

Chapter 17: Structural Coordination
Structural Systems, Loads on Buidings, Building Movements, Floor Penetration, Fire-resistive Ratings, Residential and Small Commercial Structural Systems, Graphic Representation of Structural Elements, Definitions

Chapter 18: Barrier-Free Design
Accessible Routes, Doorways, Plumbing Fixtures and Toilet Rooms, Floor Surfaces, Ramps and Stairs, Protruding Objects, Detectable Warnings, Signage and Alarms, Telephones, Seating, Construction Tolerances and the ADA

Chapter 19: Building Codes and Regulations
Building Regulations, Testing and Materials Standards, Fire-resistive Standards, Classification Based on Occupancy, Classification Based on Construction Type, Glazing, Fire Detection and Suppression, Other Requirements, Furniture Flammability, Definitions

Chapter 20: Means of Egress
Exiting, Corridors, Doors, Stairways, Residential Exiting, Definitions

Appendices
Summary of Latchset and Lockset Functions, Hardware Lock Functions, Abbreviations for Interior Design Drawings

Reading List

Index

Masterformat Index

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