2009 Gypsum Construction Handbook
From USGUSG announces the availability of the 2009 Gypsum Construction Handbook. Designed to be a complete guide to the selection of building products, the handbook provides industry professionals the tools they need to ensure their work is the best it can be.
Working with RSMeans and Reed Construction data, USG experts share strategic insights on the latest building products, designs and installation processes.
New features include elements of building science and sustainability, including how readers can save time and money in design and construction. Additionally, the handbook helps building professionals understand critical elements such as building movement, fire resistance, heat transfer, sound transmission and vapor control.
In its sixth edition, the handbook is 576 pages in a soft-cover format with more than 700 illustrations.