This all Australian manual is packed with ideas and knowhow and will suit the Builder, Architect or Home DIY'er. It provides many fresh ideas in colour and easy to follow step-by-step instructions cover every procedure. From designing and drawing an acceptable plan for Councils to constructing the post supports, attaching decks or pergolas to the house, methods of handrailing and lots more. All using proper trade procedures. The easy to follow tables included have been prepared by the Timber Associations - TDA in Sydney and Timber Queensland in Brisbane.
These cover footing sizes, posts, bearers, joists, deck fastening, handrailing, pergola bearers, rafters and battens. The manual is also an indispensible tool in the hands of Designers and Architects.