Portfolio Category: Category 2

Additions

Additions Additions - increase the square footage or external dimensions of a building. They can be divided into lateral additions, vertical additions, and enclosures of areas below existing buildings. When considering additions, it is important to consider that changes to the shape of the building may impact the potential damages to the house. A lateral addition…
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Foundation

    Placing and Finishing Concrete - The engineer will check and approve the foundation, forms, and reinforcement if required, before placing the concrete. Place the concrete on a moist foundation, deposit it to the required depth, and consolidate sufficiently to bring the mortar to the surface, then strike-off and finish to a true and even…
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Woodwork

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing custom designed interiors consisting of architectural woodwork and fixtures utilizing wood, wood products, and plastics laminates. All of the industry output is made to individual order on a job shop basis and requires skilled craftsmen as a labor input. A job might include custom manufacturing of…
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Rough Framing

Advanced framing is a system of framing of framing techniques based on optimizing building materials to produce wood-framed buildings with lower materials and labor costs than conventional framed structures. Builders who utilize advanced framing techniques optimize framing material usage, reduce wood wood wast, and with effective insulation detailing, boost the buildings efficiency to meet today's energy code…
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