Course curriculum

  • 1

    Overview

    • Disclaimer

    • The 8 Steps to Success in Residential Consturction

    • DeWalt Blueprint Reading Book

  • 2

    Chapter 1 Blueprint Basics

    • BLU2 1.1 1.2 1.3

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    • BLU2 1.4 Title Block, page Names and Numbers

    • BLU2 1.5 Page names and numbers

    • BLU2 1.6 Overhead View

    • BLU2 1.7 Overhead View

    • BLU2 1.8 Overhead View

    • BLU2 1.9 Overhead View

    • BLU2 1.10 1.11 Perspective Drawing

    • BLU2 1.12 Sectional view

    • BLU2 1.13 Scale

    • BLU2 1.14 Rulers

    • BLU2 1.15 Showing Dimensions

    • BLU2 1.16 Showing Dimensions

    • BLU2 1.17 Sections

    • BLU2 1.18 1.19 Diagrams

    • BLU2 1.20 Diagrams

    • BLU2 1.21-1.26 Symbols

    • BLU2 1.27 1.28 Windows and Doors Symbols

    • BLU2 1.29 Lines used in Blueprints

    • BLU2 1.30 Hidden Line in Overhead Drawings

    • BLU2 1.31 Broken lengths

    • BLU2 1.32 Topographic lines

    • BLU2 1.33 Contour lines

    • BLU2 1.34 Method of Illustrating Colors

    • BLU2 1.35 Details

    • BLU2 1.36 Anchoring sills details

    • BLU2 1.37 Electrical Switches Detail

    • BLU2 1.38 1.39 Standard Sizes and Shapes of Concrete Blocks

    • BLU2 1.40 1.41 Detailed cross section

    • BLU2 1.42 Cross section of a block wall

    • BLU2 1.43 Schedules

    • BLU2 1.44 Finish Schedule

    • BLU2 1.45 Room finish Schedule

    • BLU2 1.46 1.47 1.48 Kitchen Equipment Schedule

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    Chapter 2

    • BLU2 2.1 2 Specification Basics

    • BLU2 2.7 - 2.11 What to Look for in the Specifications

  • 4

    Chapter 3

    • BLU2 3.1- 3.4 Site Plan Symbols and Abbreviations

    • BLU2 3.5 Plot Plan 3.6 Contour Lines

    • BLU2 3.8 Topographical Symbols 3.9 Symbols for Materials and Land

    • BLU2 3.10 Landscape Systems and Graphics 3.11 Material Symbols

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    Chapter 4

    • BLU2 4.1 Architectural Drawings

    • BLU2 4.2 Basement Plan

    • BLU2 4.3 Foundation Plan

    • BLU2 4.4 Footing Plan

    • BLU2 4.5 Footing and Wall Detail

    • BLU2 4.6 Footing Detail

    • BLU2 4.7 Foundation Wall Detail

    • BLU2 4.8 Slab Detail

    • BLU2 4.9 Floor Plan

    • BLU2 4.10 Floor Framing Plan

    • BLU2 4.11 Floor Framing Detail

    • BLU2 4.12 Flooring Detail

    • BLU2 4.13 Stairway Detail

    • BLU2 4.14 Framing Elevation

    • BLU2 4.15 Differing Levels

    • BLU2 4.16 Exterior Elevation Details

    • BLU2 4.17 Finish Elevation

    • BLU2 4.18 Exterior Elevation

    • BLU2 4.19 Siding Detail

    • BLU2 4.20 Curtain Wall Detail

    • BLU2 4.21 Roof Plan

    • BLU2 4.22 Roof Pitch

    • BLU2 4.23 Flat Roof Detail

    • BLU2 4.24 Built-Up Roof Detail

    • BLU2 4.24 4.25 Graphic Symbols

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    Chapter 5 Coming Soon

    • BLU2 4.26 Drawing Conventions and Symbols

    • BLU2 4.27 Drawing Conventions and Symbols

    • BLU2 4.28 Drawing Conventions and Symbols

    • Copy of BLU2 4.29-4.32 Drawing Conventions and Symbols 4

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    Chapter 6 Coming Soon

    • Copy of BLU2 4.33 Symbols for Stairs

    • Copy of BLU2 4.34 4.35 Symbols for Walls, Windows, and Openings

    • Copy of BLU2 4.36 4.37 Window and Door Symbols

    • Copy of BLU2 4.38 Door Schedule

    • Copy of BLU2 4.39 Symbols for Chimneys and Fireplaces

    • Copy of BLU2 4.40-54 Materials Symbols

    • Copy of BLU2 5.1-5.9 Structural Drawings

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    Chapter 7 Coming Soon

    • Copy of BLU2 6.1 - 6.3 Floor Plan

    • Copy of BLU2 6.4 6.5 Elevation and Isometric Drawings

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    Chapter 8 Coming Soon

    • Copy of BLU2 6.6 Isometrics

    • Copy of BLU2 6.7 Plumbing Schedule

    • Copy of BLU2 6.8 Plumbing Fixture Detail

    • Copy of BLU2 6.9 Standard Floor Plan

    • Copy of BLU2 6.10 Common Plumbing Measurement Terms

    • Copy of BLU2 6.11 Common Plumbing Measurement Terms

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    Glossary Coming Soon

    • 1.10 1.11 Detail Perspective