By Michael Pollan
Michael Pollan's unrivaled skill to attract traces of connection among our daily experiences--whether consuming, gardening, or building--and the wildlife has been the root for the preferred good fortune of his many works of nonfiction, together with the genre-defining bestsellers The Omnivore's Dilemma and In security of Food. With this up to date variation of his prior publication A position of My Own, readers can revisit the encouraged, clever, and infrequently hilarious tale of Pollan's recognition of a room of his own--a small, wood hut, his "shelter for daydreams"--built along with his admittedly unhandy fingers. encouraged via either Thoreau and Mr. Blandings, A position of My Own not just works to exhibit the historical past and that means of all human development, it additionally marks the connections among bodies, our minds, and the flora and fauna.
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Sheathing is not recommended for exterior ceilings and soffits, unless covered with metal lath and exterior portland cement stucco. 8. System should be designed to allow free movement of water out of the system where the sheathing is installed to allow it to dry. wt. Product in. in. mm Edges ft. 8 SHEETROCK Brand FIRECODE Sheathing mm 1219 1219 Square Square kg/m2 (1) Prescored coreboards available in 7Ј-8Љ lengths only. Predecorated Panel Products SHEETROCK Brand Vinyl-Faced Gypsum Panels Conventional gypsum board with factory-applied vinyl facings in a wide range of coordinated decorator colors.
Performance Tiles qualify for fire-rated assemblies. Surface burning characteristics: Flame Spread 15, Smoke Developed 0. Class A rated on all products (ASTM E84 test procedure). 45. 2 Specifications—SHEETROCK Brand Lay-In Ceiling Tile Regular FIRECODE Size Edge Item No. NRC Range CAC Range Item No. NRC Range CAC Range Stipple Pattern SHEETROCK Brand Lay-In Ceiling Tile 2Јx2Јx1/2Љ Square N/A — — 3260 N/A 45-49 2Јx4Јx1/2Љ Square N/A — — 3270 N/A 45-49 Unfinished Paper Facing SHEETROCK Brand Lay-In Ceiling Tile 2Јx4Јx1/2Љ Square N/A — — 3450 N/A 45-49 CLEAN ROOM CLIMAPLUS Vinyl Panels 2Јx4Јx1/2Љ Square N/A — — 3200 N/A 45-49 USG Drywall Suspension System The USG Drywall Suspension System provides a fast and economical method of installing a gypsum panels ceiling while supplying support for lighting and air handling accessories.
Wood-frame spacing and a single layer gypsum base veneer system is specified (5/8Љ base with one-coat veneer finish and 1/2Љ or 5/8Љ base with two-coat veneer finish). c. spacing and one-coat veneer plaster. 11 Products Plaster Drying Conditions 1 90% 80% minimum temp. for plastering 70% normal drying Relative Humidity 60% 50% no air movement 40% detectable air movement 30% 20% rapid drying 10% °F °C 40 4 50 10 60 16 70 21 80 27 90 32 100 38 110 43 Temperature Products Available IMPERIAL Brand Gypsum Base A special gypsum board that has been specifically engineered for use with IMPERIAL Brand Finish Plaster and DIAMOND Brand Interior Finish Plaster, or IMPERIAL Brand and DIAMOND Brand Basecoat Plasters.
A Place of My Own: The Architecture of Daydreams by Michael Pollan