Concrete Joint : CONTROL<br />A groove machined into the concrete’s surface allowing for cracking to occur in the joint, w...
CONCRETE JOINT : ISOLATION<br />Joint used to isolate concrete slab from columns, walls, drains, etc.<br />
Concrete Masonry Unit<br />Large rectangular brick used in construction made from cast concrete, Portland cement, and aggr...
Decorative Concrete Masonry Units<br />Split<br />Ribbed<br />
Exterior Flush Door<br />
Exterior Panel Door<br />
Panel<br />Style<br />
Top Rail<br /> Lock Rail<br />(black oval)<br />
Bottom Rail (white oval)<br />
Transom- Small window directly above the day<br />Side lights- Tall narrow window on a door’s sides<br />
Transformer<br />Device that transfers electrical energy from one circuit to another through inductively coupled conductor...
Service Head<br />Passes electricity on to an electric meter<br />
Service Meter<br />Device that records how much electricity is used and also sends electricity to main panel box<br />
Service Panel<br />Distributes electricity to all electrical components in a house<br />
Duplex Receptacle<br />A receptacle that provides outlets in which home appliances can be plugged into<br />
Anchor Bolt<br />
Sill Plate<br />
Floor Joist<br />Subflooring<br />
Sole Plate<br />Stud<br />
Top Plate<br />Ceiling Joist<br />
Rafter<br />Roof Decking<br />
Sheathing<br />Stringer<br />
Front End Loader<br />Used to move large quantities of soil and to load trucks<br />Differs than a bulldozer in that  bull...
Gypsum Board<br />Used to construct interior walls, made by pressing gypsum plaster between two sheets of thick paper<br />
Heat Pump<br />Advantage: reduces energy purchase required to heat building<br />Disadvantage: high installation cost<br />
The condenser coils are tubes that carry refrigerant allowing the unit to coolThe compressor compresses cool Freon gas mol...
Batt Insulation<br />
Loose Fill Insulation<br />
Foam Insulation<br />
Rigid Board Insulation<br />
Lintel<br />A beam that carries the load of a wall across an opening<br />
Rebar<br />A rod or bar used for reinforcement in concrete or asphalt pouring<br />Size #6 Rebar, ¾ “ diameter<br />Deform...
Gutter<br />Channel or trough on roof edge that transfers water from roof down to spout<br />Downspout<br />Pipe used for ...
Splash block<br />Small block typically made of concrete that catches rainwater from the downspout and directs it away fro...
Underlayment<br />Use to temporarily protect roof sheathing until the final roof finish is completed<br />This underlaymen...
Clay Tile Roof<br />
Shingle<br />A thin oblong piece of material, such as wood or slate, that is laid in overlapping rows to cover the roof or...
Aluminized Steel<br />Metal Roofing<br />
Gable Roof<br />
Gambrel Roof<br />
Hip Roof<br />
Ridge<br />Valley<br />Level intersection of two roof planes on a gable roof<br />A trough formed by the intersection of t...
Rake<br />Eave<br />Sloping edge of a steep roof<br />Horizontal edge on the low slide of a slopping roof<br />
Roof withoutFascia<br />Fascia<br />Roof with no facial board<br />Exposed vertical face of an eave<br />
Coursed Rubble Pattern<br />Random Rubble<br />
Coursed Ashlar Pattern<br />
Waterproofing<br />Impervious membrane applied to the outside of a foundation<br />Fully Adhered<br />
Weep Hole<br />A small opening whose purpose is to drain water that has accumulated inside a building<br />
Welded Wire Fabric<br />series of wires arranged at right angles to each other and electrically welded at all intersection...
Window # 1 - Awning<br />Hinged at the top of the window, allowing it to be propped open slightly<br />
Window # 2 - Casement<br />Sash tilts outward which is controlled by a crank and hinged on a vertical jamb<br />
Window # 3 - Hopper<br />casement window flipped on its side, the entire pane tilts inward to open, allowing for maximum v...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Visual Dictionary

220
-1

Published on

Published in: Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
220
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
7
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Visual Dictionary

  1. 1. Concrete Joint : CONTROL<br />A groove machined into the concrete’s surface allowing for cracking to occur in the joint, while not being visible<br />
  2. 2. CONCRETE JOINT : ISOLATION<br />Joint used to isolate concrete slab from columns, walls, drains, etc.<br />
  3. 3. Concrete Masonry Unit<br />Large rectangular brick used in construction made from cast concrete, Portland cement, and aggregates. Three courses of brick are equal to one course of c.m.u.<br />
  4. 4. Decorative Concrete Masonry Units<br />Split<br />Ribbed<br />
  5. 5. Exterior Flush Door<br />
  6. 6. Exterior Panel Door<br />
  7. 7. Panel<br />Style<br />
  8. 8. Top Rail<br /> Lock Rail<br />(black oval)<br />
  9. 9. Bottom Rail (white oval)<br />
  10. 10. Transom- Small window directly above the day<br />Side lights- Tall narrow window on a door’s sides<br />
  11. 11. Transformer<br />Device that transfers electrical energy from one circuit to another through inductively coupled conductors<br />
  12. 12. Service Head<br />Passes electricity on to an electric meter<br />
  13. 13. Service Meter<br />Device that records how much electricity is used and also sends electricity to main panel box<br />
  14. 14. Service Panel<br />Distributes electricity to all electrical components in a house<br />
  15. 15. Duplex Receptacle<br />A receptacle that provides outlets in which home appliances can be plugged into<br />
  16. 16. Anchor Bolt<br />
  17. 17. Sill Plate<br />
  18. 18. Floor Joist<br />Subflooring<br />
  19. 19. Sole Plate<br />Stud<br />
  20. 20. Top Plate<br />Ceiling Joist<br />
  21. 21. Rafter<br />Roof Decking<br />
  22. 22. Sheathing<br />Stringer<br />
  23. 23. Front End Loader<br />Used to move large quantities of soil and to load trucks<br />Differs than a bulldozer in that bulldozers cannot scoop up materials or load trucks<br />Differs from a backhoe in that it doesn’t have an excavating arm<br />
  24. 24. Gypsum Board<br />Used to construct interior walls, made by pressing gypsum plaster between two sheets of thick paper<br />
  25. 25. Heat Pump<br />Advantage: reduces energy purchase required to heat building<br />Disadvantage: high installation cost<br />
  26. 26. The condenser coils are tubes that carry refrigerant allowing the unit to coolThe compressor compresses cool Freon gas molecules into hotter, high pressure molecules that are then transported to the air conditioning unit<br />
  27. 27. Batt Insulation<br />
  28. 28. Loose Fill Insulation<br />
  29. 29. Foam Insulation<br />
  30. 30. Rigid Board Insulation<br />
  31. 31. Lintel<br />A beam that carries the load of a wall across an opening<br />
  32. 32. Rebar<br />A rod or bar used for reinforcement in concrete or asphalt pouring<br />Size #6 Rebar, ¾ “ diameter<br />Deformation ensure that the concrete and rebar lock together to form one component<br />
  33. 33. Gutter<br />Channel or trough on roof edge that transfers water from roof down to spout<br />Downspout<br />Pipe used for conveying rain water from roofs and or gutters to the ground<br />
  34. 34. Splash block<br />Small block typically made of concrete that catches rainwater from the downspout and directs it away from a building<br />
  35. 35. Underlayment<br />Use to temporarily protect roof sheathing until the final roof finish is completed<br />This underlayment is keeping the roof sheathing dry<br />
  36. 36. Clay Tile Roof<br />
  37. 37. Shingle<br />A thin oblong piece of material, such as wood or slate, that is laid in overlapping rows to cover the roof or sides of a house or other building<br />
  38. 38. Aluminized Steel<br />Metal Roofing<br />
  39. 39. Gable Roof<br />
  40. 40. Gambrel Roof<br />
  41. 41. Hip Roof<br />
  42. 42. Ridge<br />Valley<br />Level intersection of two roof planes on a gable roof<br />A trough formed by the intersection of two roof slopes<br />
  43. 43. Rake<br />Eave<br />Sloping edge of a steep roof<br />Horizontal edge on the low slide of a slopping roof<br />
  44. 44. Roof withoutFascia<br />Fascia<br />Roof with no facial board<br />Exposed vertical face of an eave<br />
  45. 45. Coursed Rubble Pattern<br />Random Rubble<br />
  46. 46. Coursed Ashlar Pattern<br />
  47. 47. Waterproofing<br />Impervious membrane applied to the outside of a foundation<br />Fully Adhered<br />
  48. 48. Weep Hole<br />A small opening whose purpose is to drain water that has accumulated inside a building<br />
  49. 49. Welded Wire Fabric<br />series of wires arranged at right angles to each other and electrically welded at all intersections<br />6” by 6” grid measurement<br />
  50. 50. Window # 1 - Awning<br />Hinged at the top of the window, allowing it to be propped open slightly<br />
  51. 51. Window # 2 - Casement<br />Sash tilts outward which is controlled by a crank and hinged on a vertical jamb<br />
  52. 52. Window # 3 - Hopper<br />casement window flipped on its side, the entire pane tilts inward to open, allowing for maximum ventilation<br />
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×