Architectural Conservation and Building Conservation Products

  • Conservation of Historic Buildings and Their Contents

    Addressing the Conflicts

    By David Watt, Belinda Colston

    The conference entitled 'Where Conservation Meets Conservation', held at De Montfort University, Leicester on 9 September 2002 provided the opportunity to explore the interface between historic buildings and their contents by recognizing the interrelationships between architectural and object…

    Paperback – 2003-09-25
    Routledge

  • Hydraulic Lime Mortar for Stone, Brick and Block Masonry

    A Best Practice Guide

    By Geoffrey Allen

    This best practice guide to using hydraulic lime mortar is the result of a research project by the UK Limes team which studied the performance application and classification of hydraulic limes for the construction industry. It will prove invaluable for all building practitioners, contractors and…

    Paperback – 2003-09-25
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Natural and Man-made Disasters and Their Effects on Buildings

    By Roxanna McDonald

    This is a comprehensive guide to all types of natural and man made disasters and their effect on buildings. It gives overall guidance and a basic technical understanding of prevention, mitigation and management of disaster, and outlines a checklist of preventive design elements for each…

    Paperback – 2003-07-28
    Routledge

  • Specifying Dynamic Compaction

    (BR 458)

    By K. Watts

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2003-07-02
    IHS BRE Press

  • Roofing Failures

    By Carl G. Cash

    The book starts by setting out the duties of a building pathologist in the context of the modern roofing industry, defining failure and explaining its underlying causes. The main chapters then deal with the main specific types of failure: fire, shrinkage and roofing systems displacement, calendar…

    Hardback – 2003-06-12
    Routledge

  • Conservation of Historic Buildings

    3rd Edition

    By Bernard Feilden

    Since its publication in 1982 Sir Bernard Feilden's Conservation of Historic Buildings has become the standard text for architects and others involved in the conservation of historic structures. Leading practitioners around the world have praised the book as being the most significant single volume…

    Paperback – 2003-06-06
    Routledge

  • Survey and Repair of Traditional Buildings

    A Sustainable Approach

    By Richard Oxley

    Understanding the unique requirements of traditional buildings is crucial to providing appropriate guidance on their care and repair. This book will help practitioners identify the particular issues relating to older buildings and the problems they may encounter when surveying and repairing them.…

    Hardback – 2003-05-01
    Routledge

  • Disabled Access to Facilities

    By Ian Waterman, Janet Bell

    A practical and comprehensive guide to a service provider's duties under Part III (2004) of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995.…

    Paperback – 2003-03-15
    Routledge

  • Building Conservation Philosophy

    By John Earl, Andrew Saint

    This is a book about ideas rather than techniques. Public thirst for visible evidence of the past is not, as it is often represented, a recent phenomenon. It was already well developed when an overseer of ancient monuments was appointed in sixth-century Rome. But if the desire to preserve aspects…

    Hardback – 2003-03-01
    Routledge

  • Workplace Strategies and Facilities Management

    Edited by Rick Best, Gerard de Valence, Craig Langston

    This book provides comprehensive coverage of issues that facility managers in the property industry need to understand and apply in the pursuit of value for money over the life span of built facilities. The authors introduce the fast-growing discipline of facility management, examine the core…

    Paperback – 2002-12-17
    Routledge

  • Heritage and Identity

    Shaping the Nations of the North

    By J.M. Fladmark, Thor Heyerdahl

    Was the shaping of nation states in Northern Europe governed by military might, or by Christian and democratic ideals? How has trade and cross-cultural exchange between Scandinavia and the British Isles shaped our historic identities, and what about the impact of global politics and marketing in…

    Hardback – 2002-10-01
    Routledge

  • Steelwork Corrosion Control

    2nd Edition

    By D.A. Bayliss, D.H. Deacon

    Engineers on major building projects continue to echo the sentiment that "painting amounts to 10% of the job, but provides 90% of the problems". This second edition of Steelwork Corrosion Control provides sound advice and authoritative guidance on the principles involved and methods of achieving…

    Hardback – 2002-08-08
    CRC Press

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