Selected Reading On Rough Carpentry

Procedure code:
610001R
Source:
Preservation Technology Source Book
Division:
Wood and Plastics
Section:
Rough Carpentry
Last Modified:
08/11/2016

This standard includes a listing of some known sources that may be referenced for additional information on specific issues relating to this subject.

Articles/Papers

  • Eisenberg, Donna T.  "Identifying Wood Rot."  Building Renovation, November/December 1993, pp. 35-39.
  • Jowers, Walter, and Johathan Poore.  "Beam Repair Basics." The Old-House Journal, October 1984, pp. 175-178.
  • Poore, Jonathan.  "Wood Splice Joints."  The Old-House Journal, April 1980, p. 47.
  • ________.  "Gutter Expansion Joint For Metal Lining in Built-In Wood Gutter."  The
    Old-House Journal, June 1980, p. 71.
  • Poore, Patricia.  "Fixing Old Floors:  Construction Types and Sub-Floor Repairs."  The Old-House Journal, February 1981, pp. 48-70.
  • ________.  "Fixing Old Floors:  Repairing and Replacing Floorboards."  The Old-House Journal, March 1981, pp. 61-63.
  • Technical Staff, OHJ.  "How to Deal With Sagging, Sloping, Squeaking Old Floors."  The Old-House Journal, January 1981, pp. 7-10.
  • ________.  "How to Stiffin Sagging Floors."  The Old-House Journal, February 1974, pp. 1, 9-11.

Books

  • Belle, John, John R. Hoke, and Stephen A. Kliment, eds. Traditional Details for Building Restoration, Renovation, and Rehabilitation; From the 1932-1951 Editions of "Architectural Graphic Standards".  New York:  John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1991.
  •  Weaver, Martin E., with F. G. Matero.  Conserving Buildings: Guide to Techniques and Materials.  New York:  John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1993.

Other References

  • Avrami, Erica C.  "Preserving Wood Features in Historic Buildings:  An Annotated Bibliography."  Washington, D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Murfreesboro, TN:  Middle Tennessee State University, m1993.
  • Bleekman, III, George M., et. al.  "Twentieth Century Building Materials:  1900-1950:  An Annotated Bibliography." Washington, D.C.:  Preservation Assistance Division, National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; and, Murfreesboro, TN:  Middle Tennessee State University, 1993.
Last Reviewed 2016-08-11