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Building Plans Abbreviation Key


The plans abbreviation key was created to avoid repetition and aid in more complete descriptions. Plans can be located quickly in the building plans lists by using the "Find" option in your browser to find key words. Use the 'Ctrl + F' shortcut to bring up the "Find" box.

Building Plans Abbreviation Key
Abbreviation Description
B basement
CB concrete block
CF concrete floor
CG combination gableroof
CSF concrete slat floor
D'BL double
F fireplace
GaR gambrel roof
GbR gable roof
GV gravity ventilation
H high
ML materials list
NTR nailed truss rafter
OH overhead
PB post-beam
RWF raised wood floor
ShR shedroof
SO side opening
StW stud wall
TR truss rafter
W wood
WC wood construction
WF wood floor
WSF wood slat floor