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CARP 219 (1 credit)
Covers the various types of insulation for thermal, noise,
and fire protection. Ventilation baffles, vapor barriers, and
types of loose fill insulation are detailed. Students perform
installation of insulation for wall, ceiling, and fire-stop
CARP 222 (2 credits)
Exterior Finish and Trim
Covers the exterior materials used for siding, roofing,
flashing, and aluminum trim. Using accepted methods,
students perform siding, soffit, fascia, and fiberglass shingle
applications, including proper flashing and counter flashing
CARP 226 (1 credit)
Drywall Installation and Finish
Covers the types and sizes of drywall installed in
construction, as well as proper hanging and finishing. Site
techniques are covered. Students perform installation and
finishing methods for standard applications.
CARP 257 (2 credits)
Covers the variety and designs of interior custom stair trim.
Students are instructed in the different stair designs, building
codes and the perspective trim applications. Students install
custom stair trim for an open stair and box stair designs
including over the tread skirt board applications.
CARP 267 (3 credits)
Interior Finish and Trim
Covers the various interior painting and staining finishes.
The proper wood types and species, finishing methods,
and applications are detailed. Details of interior pre-hung
doors, window trim including extension jambs and sills are
covered. Students perform the installation of a standard
CARP 272 (2 credits)
Site Work and Foundations II
Covers the details associated with site preparation and
foundation inspections for a new building. Specifics are
for lot size, set back, right of way, and building location.
Work includes using various instruments for batter board
installations, excavation of foundation, locating footer
elevation, and forming and pouring footers. Locating,
forming, and pouring of sidewalks and exterior porches.
CARP 276 (3 credits)
Covers the details and techniques used for residential
remodeling and restoration. Students perform demolition,
and repair and update existing structures to current building
codes. The topics covered can include kitchens, bathrooms,
flooring and exterior finishes.
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