Post-Frame Building Handbook, Materials, Design Considerations and Construction Procedures
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Northeast Region Agricultural Engineering Service
Post-Frame Building Handbook explains everything about post-frame buildings.
A construction checklist, suggested readings, 31 tables, 60 detailed illustrations, and examples of important activities and calculations complement the clear, concise text, presented in two colors for easy reading and reference.
- Building codes
- Building materials
- Site selection
- Functional planning
- Structural loads
- Stresses in wood
- Size and spacing of posts
- Framing members
- Suspended floors
- Bulk storage of commodities
- Construction procedures
- Section properties of dressed (S45) sawed lumber
NRAES1, reviewed November 2001