1 / 7

Intro to Construction - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Intro to Construction. Identify & define typical wall parts. Objectives. Identify careers associated with construction. Determine amount of materials needed. Determine cost of materials needed. Correctly layout plates for a wall to plan. Safely cut part to size.

I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Intro to Construction' - zarek

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

Intro to Construction

• Identify& define typical wall parts

Objectives

• Identify careers associated with construction

• Determine amount of materials needed

• Determine cost of materials needed

• Correctly layout plates for a wall to plan

• Safely cut part to size

• Demonstrate ability to construct wall(s) to plans

• Layout & construct a window opening

Top plate

Cripple

Stud

Trimmer

stud

Stud

Sill

Bottom

plate

Cripple

Stud

A. Stud-

a vertical framing member

16” or 24” oc

B. Trimmer Stud-

supports header over door or window

does not extend all the way from bottom to top plate

A. Cripple Stud-

D. Bottom plate-

Horizontal framing member used to tie together studs (sole plate)

E. Double top Plate-

supports structural loads above an opening

G. Sill-

At bottom of window opening used to support window

If studs 24” OC

(24’ / 2’) + 1 = ___

13

(24’ / 2’) + 1 = ___

13

(16’ / 2’) + 1 = ___

9

9

(16’ / 2’) + 1 = ___

(16’ / 2’) + 1 = ___

9

+ (+short int. )= ___

6

59

Simple floor Plan 16’X 24’

Rough # of studs needed ______

of these ______ are trimmer studs

# of 16’ plates needed ______

# sheets of plywood for sides _____

59

20

20

# of opening x 2= ___

18

3 per wall @ size = ___

18

20

Each sheet 4’x8’= ___

20

Intro to Construction

General Contractor \$/job: in charge of rest

Careers

Masons \$20/hr: concrete/ block/ brick

Framers \$18/hr: studs/ plates/ rafters

Roofer : \$17/hr vents/ shingles

Finished Carpenters \$25/hr: trim/ molding

Electricians \$25/hr: wiring

Plumbers \$25/hr: water/ gas/ waste lines