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THE VERY EFFICIENT CARPENTER
Item #9781561583263
$22.95
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by Larry Haun
The Taunton Press, 1998
Soft cover, 8" x 10", 213 pages

In The Very Efficient Carpenter, Haun shows you step-by-step all the techniques he uses to frame a basic house, from laying down the sills to cutting the rafters. You'll learn about:

  • Cutting and installing posts and girders
  • Joisting and sheathing floors
  • Laying out, cutting, assembling and raising walls
  • Framing gable roofs, hips and valleys, and truss roofs
  • Building stairs
Larry Haun has been a production framer in southern California for four decades and a teacher of apprentices for more than 20 years. He has honed his skills and techniques on hundred of tract and custom houses, finding countless ways to save time, reduce costs, minimize problems, and improve quality.