Basic Construction And Carpentry Techniques

Basic carpentry skills are necessary to be able to complete home renovation, home building and other construction projects. A carpenter or home renovator needs to be able to layout a building site; determine the elevations of a site excavation, and concrete footing and other components; build concrete footing and wall forms; frame and sheath floors, walls and roofs; and build stairs. This site provides that information and a way to incorporate the perfect rectangle, the Golden Section, into building projects. Basic carpentry links are listed below.

1 Building Site Location and Batter Board Construction

2 Elevation and Excavation Depth Determination

3 Continuous Footing Form Construction

4 Easy Strip Concrete Wall Form Construction

5 Floor Framing

6 Exterior Wall Framing

Gable Roof Framing

8 Hip Roof Framing

9 Flat Roof Framing


11 Exterior Wall Covering

12 Sheathing And Covering Roofs

13 Stair Construction

14 Interior Tile Flooring

15 Heat Insulation And Vapour Barriers

17 House Space Design

18 Golden Section Construction

19 Golden Section Modular Home Plans

 22 Mini Modular Homes

23 Double Wide Modular Homes

24 Cabinet Joints

25 Fibre Optic Solar Heating

26 Single Pole Scaffold Construction

27 Concrete Mixtures

28 Double Pole Scaffold Construction

29 Wooden Ladder Construction

30 Sawhorse Construction

31 Sawhorse Construction At An Exact Height
With Angle Cosine

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Written and maintained by
Ronald Hunter
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