Specifying interiors : a guide to construction and FF&E for commercial interiors projects / Maryrose McGowan ; drawings by Kelsey Kruse

Author(s): McGowan, Maryrose
Location:
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Subjects: Commercial buildings--Specifications
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : John Wiley, c1996
LC Classification: T, TH
Table of Contents: Preface
Ch. 1. Commercial Interiors Projects 1
Introduction 1
A Brief History 1
Base Building and Tenant Improvements 6
Contract Documents for Commercial Interiors 11
Laws That Affect the Contracts for Interiors Projects 23
Contract Law and Commercial Law 27
Contract Documents for Commercial Interiors Projects 31
Specifications 35
Ch. 2. Regulations, Codes, and Standards 41
Federal Regulations 41
Standards 47
Flammability Standards 49
Ch. 3. Materials 68
Metals 68
Wood 76
Plastics 93
Glass 101
Textiles and Leather 104
Ch. 4. Constraction Materials 118
Wall Finishes 118
Ceiling Finishes 145
Floor Finishes 154
Ch. 5. Furniture and Furnishings 208
Casework 208
File Cabinets 212
Seating 215
Systems Furniture 227
Window Treatments 233
Appendix A: Referenced Associations and Organizations 251
Appendix B: AIA Document 270: General Conditions of the Contract for Construction 255
Appendix C: AIA Document 271: General Conditions of the Contract for Furniture, Furnishings and Equipment 279
Appendix D: California Technical Bulletin 133 291
Appendix E: The International System of Units 321
Appendix F: Uniform Commercial Code, Article 2 (Abridged) 327
Bibliography 337
Glossary 339
Index 349
Notes: LCCN: 95024631
ISBN: 0471106194 (acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-338) and index
Physical Description: xii, 356 p. : ill., map ; 29 cm
OCLC Number: 32921711
ISBN/ISSN: 0471106194

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