Completely updated, Architectural Graphic Standards for Residential Construction, Second Edition is created specifically for professionals working in residential design and construction. This edition includes all–new material on current technology specific to residential projects, provides thousands of standard architectural details and guidelines, and serves as an easy reference for anyone designing, constructing or modifying a residence.
From detailing foundations to designing home theaters, home offices, and other special rooms, Architectural Graphic Standards for Residential Construction, Second Edition is a resource that is as efficient as it is comprehensive. It covers design details that incorporate best construction practices as well as guidelines for key areas, such as state–of–the–art wiring, heating and cooling systems, and green construction. In step with current practices, this new Second Edition:
- Is completely reorganized and revised, with new content and architectural details
- Has new, “smarter” details that include International Residential Code (IRC) references, which save professionals time and money
- Covers sustainable design in each chapter
- Provides a sample residual project, including drawings, specifications, and sample contracts
An essential guide for today’s fast–paced and competitive building environment, Architectural Graphic Standards for Residential Construction, Second Edition is a critical resource if you are an architect, contractor, engineer, developer, home builder, or other professional involved in residential design and construction.
LETTER FROM THE AIA.
INTRODUCTION: MANAGING BUILDING INFORMATION: THE EVOLUTION OF ARCHITECTURAL GRAPHIC STANDARDS FOR RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION.
SECTION 1: SPACES.
CHAPTER 1: BASICS OF RESIDENTIAL DESIGN.
Single–Family Detached Housing.
Single–Family Attached Housing.
Crime Prevention through Environmental Design.
Site Planning for Fire Protection.
Control of Flood Damage.
Residential Site Planning.
CHAPTER 2: HABITABLE SPACES.
CHAPTER 3: ANCILLARY AND UNINHABITABLE SPACES.
CHAPTER 4: OUTDOOR SPACES.
Court and Lawn Games.
Docks and Launching Ramps.
SECTION 2: ELEMENTS.
CHAPTER 5: STRUCTURE.
CHAPTER 6: SHELL.
Exterior Vertical Enclosures.
Exterior Horizontal Enclosures.
CHAPTER 7: INTERIORS.
CHAPTER 8: SERVICES.
Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC).
CHAPTER 9: EQUIPMENT AND FURNISHINGS.
CHAPTER 10: SITEWORK.
SECTION 3: MATERIALS.
CHAPTER 11: CONCRETE.
Concrete Forming and Accessories.
CHAPTER 12: MASONRY.
Masonry Mortaring and Grouting.
Masonry Anchorage, Reinforcing, and Accessories.
Concrete Unit Masonry.
Glass Unit Masonry.
CHAPTER 13: METALS.
Structural Metal Framing.
CHAPTER 14: WOOD.
Types of Wood Construction.
Panel Products and Wood Veneers.
CHAPTER 15: GLASS.
Basic Types of Glass.
Locations for Safety Glazing.
SECTION 4: CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION.
CHAPTER 16: AGING IN PLACE.
CHAPTER 17: BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING (BIM) FOR RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION.
Precursors to BIM in Residential Design.
BIM versus CAD.
Object Intelligence versus Lines.
BIM Communication and Coordination.
Simulation, Calculation, and Analysis with BIM.
Standard Methods—the "I" in BIM.
CHAPTER 18: SUSTAINABLE RATING SYSTEMS FOR HOMES.
Rating Systems and Tools.
Sustainability in Remodeling Existing Homes.
CHAPTER 19: EMERGING TRENDS IN RESIDENTIAL DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION.
AIA Home Design Trends Survey.
Residential Construction Trends.
CHAPTER 20: PROJECT DELIVERY.
Project Delivery Methods.
SECTION 5: SAMPLE RESIDENTIAL PROJECT.
CHAPTER 21: MOUNTAIN CABIN: STERLING, NC.
Standard Form of Agreement between the Owner and the Architect.
Standard Form of Agreement between the Owner and the Contractor.
Application and Certificate for Payment and Continuation Sheet.
Certificate of Substantial Completion.
A Graphic Symbols.
B Classical Architectural Elements.
C Mathematical Data.
D Structural Calculations.