Architectural Conservation and Building Conservation Products

  • An Inclusive Environment

    1st Edition

    By Maritz Vandenburg

    People can be excluded from freedom and the good things in life by age, disability, poverty, unfair discrimination, crime or the fear of crime, and arrogant and unresponsive governments. This practical reference deals with all of these factors, and shows the links between them. In addition to…

    Hardback – 2008-08-01
    Routledge

  • Structural Analysis of Historic Construction: Preserving Safety and Significance, Two Volume Set

    Proceedings of the VI International Conference on Structural Analysis of Historic Construction, SAHC08, 2-4 July 2008, Bath, United Kingdom, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dina D'Ayala, Enrico Fodde

    The successful preservation of an historic building, complex or city depends on the continued use and daily care that come with it. The possibility of continued use depends on the adaptation of the building to modern standards and practice of living, requiring changes in constructional or…

    Pack – 2008-06-02
    CRC Press

  • Atlas of Vernacular Architecture of the World

    1st Edition

    By Marcel Vellinga, Paul Oliver, Alexander Bridge

    The first world atlas ever compiled on vernacular architecture, this comprehensive work illustrates the variety and ingenuity of the world’s vernacular building traditions from a multi-disciplinary, cross-cultural and comparative approach, using over sixty world and regional maps. Mapping such…

    Hardback – 2008-01-10
    Routledge

  • On Altering Architecture

    1st Edition

    By Fred Scott

    Bringing together interior design and architectural theory, this exciting text looks at the common practices of building alteration, reconsidering established ideas and methods, to initiate the creation of a theory of the interior or interventional design. Fred Scott examines in-depth case studies…

    Paperback – 2007-12-13
    Routledge

  • The ZEDbook

    Solutions for a Shrinking World, 1st Edition

    By Bill Dunster, Craig Simmons, Bobby Gilbert

    Though few now doubt the severity of the environmental problems faced by humanity there is still resistance from businesses, developers, architects, planners and government when it comes to making the step changes necessary to make our lifestyles sustainable. Based on the experience gained from…

    Paperback – 2007-12-13
    Taylor & Francis

  • Conservation of Modern Architecture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Macdonald, Kyle C. Normandin, Bob Kindred

    The importance of protecting significant buildings from decay and destruction would seem to be undeniable. Yet whilst the majority of buildings of merit constructed before the Second World War have been highlighted as worthy of protection there is much indifference, and in some cases hostility…

    Paperback – 2007-07-01
    Routledge

  • Subsidence Damage to Domestic Buildings: A Guide to Good Technical Practice (FB 13)

    1st Edition

    By Richard Driscoll

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2007-06-21
    IHS BRE Press

  • Plastering

    1st Edition

    By J.T. Sawyer

    Sawyer's seminal work was first published in 1951. It offers straightforward practical instruction on the tried and tested methods of plastering as it was practised in the traditional way before the Second World War. It includes very useful drawings of the different features, including the tools,…

    Hardback – 2007-01-01
    Routledge

  • Conservation of Ruins

    1st Edition

    By John Ashurst

    Despite growing international awareness of the presence and significance of ruined buildings and archaeological sites, and the increasingly sophisticated technology available for the collection of data about them, these sites continue to be at risk across the globe. Conservation of Ruins defines…

    Hardback – 2006-11-14
    Routledge

  • Architectural Conservation: Issues and Developments

    A Special Issue of the Journal of Architectural Conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vincent Shacklock

    This authoritative book offers contributions from leading practitioners and scholars presenting an assessment of the current state of conservation in the UK. It raises concerns about the ambivalence within government towards heritage protection. It considers the need for a clear understanding of…

    Paperback – 2006-11-01
    Routledge

  • Stone Conservation: Principles and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alison Henry

    Winner of the RIBA Book Award, this important and timely publication brings together contributions from leading stone conservation practitioners. It discusses the philosophical principles on which stone conservation is founded and the need to understand the full history and development of a…

    Hardback – 2006-09-01
    Routledge

  • Reuse of Foundations for Urban Sites: A Best Practice Handbook (EP 75)

    1st Edition

    By Butcher

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2006-08-20
    IHS BRE Press

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