Architecture: Collections

Refurbishment and Renovation New Titles and Key Backlist

We publish an extensive list of books to help with all of your refurbishment and renovation needs from regulations to conservation and energy efficiency to design and planning.

Refurbishment and Renovation Online Collection

We are pleased to offer you our Refurbishment and Renovation online collection. We've arranged our new titles and key backlist into themed sections, accessible via the links on the left of this page.

You can now:

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Featured Books

  • Sustainable Retrofitting of Commercial Buildings

    Cool Climates

    Edited by Simon Burton

    Whilst sustainability is already an important driver in the new building sector, this book explores how those involved in refurbishment of commercial building are moving this agenda forward. It includes chapters by developers, surveyors, cost consultants, architects, building physicists and other…

    Hardback – 2014-10-08

  • Architectural Tiles

    Conservation and Restoration, 2nd Edition

    By Lesley Durbin

    This new edition of Architectural Tiles: Conservation and Restoration continues to inform and educate on appropriate means towards the preservation of this valuable heritage. It not only contains new and up to date information on materials, practical methods, and historical research but also…

    Hardback – 2014-07-08

  • Refurbishing Stairs in Dwellings to Reduce the Risks of Falls and Injuries

    By Mike Roys

    More than 350,000 injuries and 550 deaths in the UK every year are caused by falls on domestic stairs and steps. Reducing the risks associated with the most hazardous stairs is relatively inexpensive, with a typical payback period of six years (based on savings for the health services). This report…

    Paperback – 2013-04-08
    IHS BRE Press

  • Ecohouse

    4th Edition

    By Sue Roaf, Manuel Fuentes, Stephanie Thomas-Rees

    Sue Roaf is famed for her approach to design and her awareness of energy efficiency. Here she reveals the concepts, structures and techniques that lie behind the realization of her ideals. By using her own house as a case study, Roaf guides the reader through the ideas for energy-efficient design…

    Paperback – 2012-11-29