CARP 42B : Finishing I

Credits

6

Class Hours

3 lecture and 9 lab

Corequisites

Semester Offered

Spring

Description

In this course, students are introduced to the safe installation of materials for finishing the interior surfaces of a framed house. Students will install, repair, and prepare drywall for painting. Hardwood, laminate, and resilient floorings will be covered as will door and window installation and molding trim. Estimating on a time and materials basis and calculating labor cost are introduced. The goal of the class is to present the best practices to achieve professional results and produce a durable and sustainable product.