Interior Construction & Detailing for Designers & Architects, 6th Edition eTextbook - 1 Year

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Copyright: 2013
Page Count: 592
Format: ePub
ISBN: 978-1-59126-435-4
  • David Kent Ballast, FAIA, NCIDQ-Cert. No. 9425

    Author Information

    David Kent Ballast, FAIA, CSI, NCIDQ Certification No. 9425, owns Architectural Research Consulting, a firm offering information and management services to architects, interior designers, and the construction industry. Mr. Ballast taught interior construction and other courses at Arapahoe Community College for over 20 years. A licensed architect in the state of Colorado, Mr. Ballast has written many books on design topics.

  • Interior Construction & Detailing for Designers & Architects, 6th Edition eTextbook - 1 Year

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    Interior Construction & Detailing for Designers & Architects, Sixth Edition is a comprehensive guide for students, interior designers, and architects involved in commercial and residential construction.

    Clear and complete explanations of how to select suitable materials and components and determine appropriate construction techniques make this book an essential, time-saving reference.

    Successful design requires the best resources, and the Interior Construction & Detailing offers comprehensive coverage of key codes and topics for designers and architects.

    Interested in a prep course for the NCIDQ® IDFX, IDPX, or Practicum? Click here to learn more.

    Comprehensive Reference

    Designed to provide easy access to essential information, this book features:

    • over 350 figures and tables

    • more than 2,500 index entries

    • applicable Construction Specification Institute MasterFormat numbers in section heads

    • quick-reference boxed text containing supplementary information

    • a chapter-by-chapter list of additional references

    eTexbook access benefits include:

    • ability to download the entire eTextbook to multiple devices, so you can study even without internet access

    • an auto sync feature across all your devices for a seamless experience on or offline

    • unique study tools such as highlighting in six different colors to tailor your study experience

    • features like read aloud for complete hands-free review

    Topics Covered

    Acoustics  Decorative Metals  Partitions  
    Architectural Woodwork Doors and Hardware Security Systems 
    Audiovisual Spaces Flooring Construction and Finishes Signage Systems 
    Barrier-Free Design Glazing   Structural Coordination 
    Building Codes and Regulations Licensure  Sustainable Design 
    Building Investigation Means of Egress Wall Finishes 
    Ceilings Mechanical and Electrical Systems Coordination  


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