Everything a finish carpenter needs to know: the proper use of hand and power tools, assessing a job before you begin, and tricks of the trade from a master finish carpenter. Easy-to-follow instructions for installing doors and windows, ceiling treatments (including fancy beams, corbels, cornices and moldings), wall treatments (including wainscoting and sheet paneling), and many special finishing touches. Specialized interior work includes cabinetry and built-ins, stair finish work, and closets. Includes manhour tables for finish work, and hundreds of illustrations.
|Publisher:||Craftsman Book Company|
|Product dimensions:||8.39(w) x 10.86(h) x 0.51(d)|
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The 'Finish Carpenter's Manual' is for any carpenter from apprentice to experienced journeyman that wants to keep up-to-date in the field of finish work from prep work to installation. The 'Finish Carpenter's Manual' is a rare find, and deserves Barnes & Noble's highest rating of 5 Stars.