Selected Reading On Finish Carpentry

Procedure code:
620001R
Source:
Preservation Technology Source Book
Division:
Wood and Plastics
Section:
Finish Carpentry
Last Modified:
08/15/2016

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

  • Cecere, Joseph J.  "Wood Cornice:  Design & Assembly."  The Old-House Journal, November 1985, pp. 190-194.
  • Eisenberg, Donna T.  "Identifying Wood Rot."  BuildingRenovation, November/December 1993, pp. 35-39.
  • Jones, Larry.  "Wood Cornice:  Restoration & Repair."  The Old-House Journal, August/September 1985, pp. 141-147.
  • Labine, Clem.  "Casework & Contract Wood Interiors", and "Casework & Contract Wood Interiors Sourcelist." Traditional Building, November/December 1991, Vol. 4, No. 6, pp. 17-24.
  • ________.  "Staircases and Parts", and "Staircases and Parts Sourcelist."  Traditional Building, July/August 1990, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 27-35.
  • Lief, Judith Siegel.  "Architectural Millwork:  Enriching Detail", and "Architectural Millwork Sourcelist." Traditional Building, March/April 1991, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 13-26.

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, 1993.
  • 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 2016-08-15