Overview of Producing a Project Manual

Before you can start producing your first specifications, these are some things you might want to do:

Now just get started! You can't hurt it — you never change the actual master text and you can always start over!

For keeping track of which sections are to be included and their status, we recommend keeping a Project Checklist. We've made an editable copy of the Catalog Listing of your choice to use for this purpose.

When you are using an existing project file, follow at least these steps when editing:

The steps listed above are only the most basic steps. In all cases, you should review the Master Notes for any advice they give and the Project Notes for instructions or information left by previous specifiers. We also suggest you review other Specifiers' Library discussions for any issues that are relevant to your project.