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Interior Designer's Portable Handbook: First-Step Rules of Thumb for the Design of Interiors / Edition 3
     

Interior Designer's Portable Handbook: First-Step Rules of Thumb for the Design of Interiors / Edition 3

by John Patten (Pat) Guthrie
 

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ISBN-10: 0071782060

ISBN-13: 9780071782067

Pub. Date: 02/08/2012

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

Your up-to-date, on-the-job quick reference

Fully revised throughout, Interior Designer's Portable Handbook, Third Edition, helps you create workable, on-the-spot design solutions by putting the latest codes, standards, specifications, costs, and materials data at your fingertips. This convenient pocket guide now includes information on

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Your up-to-date, on-the-job quick reference

Fully revised throughout, Interior Designer's Portable Handbook, Third Edition, helps you create workable, on-the-spot design solutions by putting the latest codes, standards, specifications, costs, and materials data at your fingertips. This convenient pocket guide now includes information on green/sustainable components and technologies. Perfect for in-the-field estimating as well as licensing exam prep, this indispensable, time-saving tool helps you with everyday design challenges. Inside, you'll find:

  • Coverage of the entire process, from initial planning and estimating through design, construction, and installation
  • Quick access to the current International Building Code (IBC)
  • Materials and specifications checklists that make interior design decisions fast and easy
  • CSI MasterFormat organization that follows the job step by step
  • Updated unit costs for furnishings, fixtures, finishes, and other interior components and systems
  • Examples and design details illustrating key techniques and procedures

Includes details on:

Site furnishings
• Concrete finishes
• Masonry
• Metals
• Wood
• Thermal and moisture protection
• Doors, windows, and glass
• Finishes
• Specialties
• Equipment
• Interior furnishings Assemblies
• Conveying systems
• Mechanical
• Lighting and electrical

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071782067
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
02/08/2012
Edition description:
Unabridged
Pages:
560
Sales rank:
473,053
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Part 1. General

Part 2. Site Furnishings

Part 3. Concrete Finishes

Part 4. Masonry

Part 5. Metals

Part 6. Wood

Part 7. Thermal and Moisture Protection

Part 8. Doors, Windows, and Glass

Part 9. Finishes

Part 10. Specialties

Part 11. Equipment

Part 12. Interior Furnishings

Part 13. Assemblies

Part 14. Conveying Systems

Part 15. Mechanical

Part 16. Lighting and Electrical

Appendix

References

Index

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