Painting and Decorating Craftsman's Manual and Textbook, 8th edition

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Painting and Decorating Craftsman's Manual and Textbook, 8th Edition. 978-0915050000 9780915050000

This manual serves as a valuable reference book for the painting and decorating industry. The textbook has been used with many apprentice programs and has been cited as an authority in litigation to settle issues arising from the alleged improper application or use of materials. Topics covered in the manual include: materials, equipment, rigging, safety, color, procedures, failure and remedies, wall coverings, application techniques, surface preparation, and more. 350 pages.

This is required for County Painting and Residential Interior Remodeling Contractors Licenses

Scope

Painting Unlimited Category--Class "PU": The scope of work of a Class "PU" specialty building contractor shall include and be limited to the cleaning, caulking, and sizing of surfaces, including roofs, in preparation for the application of paint and related liquid or viscous products by brush, roller, or spray methods in such a manner that, under an agreed specification, satisfactory painting can be accomplished. A "PU" specialty building contractor is qualified to clean, sandblast, caulk, and prime surfaces in preparation for, and to apply, waterproofing products by brush, roller, or spray method in such a manner that, under agreed specifications, satisfactory waterproofing can be accomplished either inside or outside (vertical surfaces only). A "PU" specialty building contractor is also qualified to clean surfaces in preparation of waterproofing or painting (engraving, cutting, or cleaning glass or stone or removing scale for metals). The scope of work may include pressure spraying to clean exterior surfaces of homes or buildings. In order to be eligible to be certified as a Class "PU" specialty building contractor by the board, the applicant shall have at least two (2) years of practical experience in the category.
 
 
Residential Interior Remodeling Contractor--Class "RIR": The scope of work of a Class "RIR" specialty building contractor shall be limited to the interior remodeling only of one-family, two-family, or three-family residential dwelling units, and accessory use structure in connection therewith, all of which shall not exceed two (2) stories in height. A Class "RIR" specialty building contractor may remodel, provided such remodeling work does not affect the structural components or the exterior of the residential dwelling unit(s) or accessory use structure(s). A Class "RIR" specialty building contractor shall subcontract any electrical, mechanical, plumbing, or liquefied petroleum gas work. A Class "RIR" specialty building contractor is authorized to perform the work of all specialty building contractor categories and classes which directly relate to interior remodeling. In order
to be eligible to be certified as a Class "RIR" specialty building contractor, the applicant shall have at least three (3) years of practical experience in interior remodeling.
 
An informative review of architectural, commercial, and industrial painting practices. Discusses coating materials, surface preparation, application methods and equipment, rigging, safety, coating failures, wallcoverings, and more. Published by the Painting and Decorating Contractors of America (PDCA).
 
 

Product Details

  • Paperback: 362 pages
  • Publisher: Painting & Decorating Contractors of America; 8th edition (1995)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0915050005
  • ISBN-13: 978-0915050000
  • Product Dimensions: 10.9 x 8.4 x 0.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.4 pounds