Flashcards in Chapter 16: Introduction to Residential Product Knowledge Deck (19)
A corner lot gives ______ in building.
In cul-de-sac lots, front yards are usually _____ and back yards are _____.
The ______ is located below grade and serves as a platform that supports the weight of the entire building.
_____ foundations are typically placed on footers.
Pouring of the slab at footers at the same time is called a _____ pour.
The ______ is aboveground, sits atop, and is attached to, the substructure.
_______ is the most common type of wood frame construction in which one story is built at a time.
______ framing features exposed-beam ceilings.
plank and beam
post and beam
_____ is the most commonly used building system in Florida. Exterior walls are made entirely of concrete block.
_____ roofs are susceptible to heavy winds.
_____ roofs have all-slanted surfaces, making them less susceptible to winds.
_____ roofs have a center flat section.
_____ roofs have four surfaces instead of two.
Projections from the surface of a gable or hip roof that allow light are called ______.
_____ windows have a series of small horizontal panes.
A heat pump _____ and ______ a home.
heats and cools
Wattage = Amperage X Volts
Electrical circuits have three components: _____, _____, and _____.