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Is that platform structure of the building suspended by posts, columns, walls and beams

Floor framing

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Refers to those movable loads imposed on the floor such as people, furniture and the like

Live load

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Refers to the static load such as the weight of the construction materials which generally carry the live load

Dead load

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Pertain to the distances between the post, columns or supporting walls

Span of the supports

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A principal beam extending from wall to wall of a building supporting the floor joists or floor beams

Girder

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One of a series of parallel timber used to support the floor

Floor joist

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A projection anchored in a wall or beam used to support an overhanging member above

Corbel

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A brace, or a system of braces, placed between joists to stiffen them, to hold them in place and to help distribute the load

Bridging

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A flat projection from an interior wall or partition at the floor, covering the joint between the floor and wall and protecting the wall from kicking, mopping, etc.

Baseboard

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A long, wide, square-sawn thick piece of timber; specifications vary, but often the minimum width is 8 in. (20cm) and the minimum thickness is 2 in. (2.5) for hardwood

Plank

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Dried or seasoned artificially in a kiln; excess moisture has been driven off by heating

Kiln-dried

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A furnace, oven or heated enclosure used for burning or firing brick and tile or for drying timber (excess moisture has been driven off by heating)

Kiln

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Two sides of lumbers were smooth

S2S

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Four sides of lumbers were smooth

S4S

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An interior covering material such as gypsum board or plywood which is usually applied in large sheets or panel

Dry wall finish

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An upright post or support, esp. One of a series of vertical structural members which act as the supporting elements in a wall or partition

Stud

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A structural wood made of three or more layers of veneer, joined withglue; usually laid with the grain of adjoining plies at right angles

Plywood

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Any joist to which the ceiling is attached

Ceiling joist

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A device such as metal rod, wire or strap, for fixing one object to another, as specially formed metal connections used to fastened together timbers, masonry, trusses, etc.

Anchor or anchorage

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A steel bolt fixed in a building structure which its threaded portion projecting

Anchor bolt

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A board whose surface is cut at a desirable angle; serves as guide for cutting and/or planning other boards at the same angle

Angle board

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A system of measuring lumber which uses the board foot as the basic unit

Board measure

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Any joist to which the ceiling is attached

Ceiling joist

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A cut or wire low-carbon steel nail, having a slender plain shank and a medium diamond point; used in a work where finish is unimportant, as in framing

Common wire nail