CARP 104 - Floor Construction
This course teaches various methods of floor construction and floor support methods. Topics include: Building Code of Canada regulations for floor construction, floor types and layout, energy-efficient floor construction, and materials estimates and construction of sills, beams, columns, posts, pony walls, floor frames, stairwell openings, blocking and bridging, and the installation of solid wood or plywood subfloors. Stair theory and construction of straight stairs is also included. Students will actually construct floor structures.