Title:Measuring, Marking, & Layout: A Builders Guide
We all know the saying, "Measure twice, cut once!" This book tells you how!
Measuring, Marking, & Layout: A Builderís Guide. John Carroll. The author provides dozens of beautifully simple techniques for highly accurate measuring, marking, and layout using a number of basic tools. 218pp. line drawings. Taunton Press. (9/98) $24.95 paperback. (hardcover is available $34.95, call) Table of Contents Introduction
THE TEN RULES OF MEASURING AND MARKING
PLUMBING, LEVELING, AND MEASURING
SQUARING UP THE JOB
LAYING OUT FOUNDATIONS
LAYING OUT FLOORS, WALLS, AND CEILINGS
LAYING OUT BASIC ROOFS
BASIC STAIR LAYOUT
LAYING OUT MASONRY UNITS
LAYING OUT ROOFING
APPENDICES INDEX A practical and important tool for all phases of construction!