Architectural Conservation and Building Conservation Products

  • Encyclopaedia of Architectural Terms

    By James Stevens Curl

    The study of architecture requires not only an understanding of the history of buildings, but also knowledge of the correct terminology that is used to describe them. The "Encyclopaedia of Architectural Terms" provides a comprehensive, clearly written, practical guide to the terminology used in the…

    Hardback – 1993-01-01

  • Underpinning and Retention

    Edited by S. Thorburn, G.S. Littlejohn

    Various underpinning methods exist, and choosing a particular method or selection of methods is the job of the engineer. Consistent with the underpinning procedure is the need to retain the affected structure plus the surrounding ground and/or buildings. This book will offer advice on how to chose…

    Hardback – 1992-11-12
    CRC Press

  • Conservation of Clay and Chalk Buildings

    By Gordon T. Pearson

    This publication provides practical guidance on appropriate methods of conservation and repair of earth buildings using traditional building materials. It is the first major work on the subject since Clough Williams-Ellis and the Eastwick-Fields published "Building in Cob, Pise and Stabilized Earth…

    Hardback – 1992-07-23

  • Stone Cleaning: And the Nature, Soiling and Decay Mechanisms of Stone - Proceedings of the International Conference, Held in Edinburgh, UK, 14-16 April 1992

    By Robin G.M. Webster

    Much research has recently been undertaken into the cleaning and conservation of stone buildings, particularly those constructed of sandstone, and the debate concerning the best methods continues. This book brings together contributions from a wide range of specialisms, and offers new perspectives…

    Hardback – 1992-05-04

  • Astrophysics Threshold 21st Ce

    By Dean F. Smith, N.S. Kardashev

    First Published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1992-01-01

  • Building Conservation Contracts and Grant Aid

    A practical guide

    By Ken Davey, K. Davey

    This book describes all the principal methods of arranging letting building contracts for conservation work. It also covers contractor selection, the use of directly employed labour, and contractual considerations.…

    Hardback – 1991-12-05
    Taylor & Francis

  • Down to Earth

    Foundations Past and Present: The Invisible Art of the Builder

    By Jean Kerisel

    Written in straightforward non-technical language, with numerous diagrams and photographs, this book takes a look at ‘the invisible art’ of the great builders: how they founded their constructions in the earth and strove to understand and combat the natural forces, such as earth pressures, water,…

    Hardback – 1991-01-01
    CRC Press

  • Maintenance Brick&Stone Mason

    Hardback – 1990-08-30
    CRC Press

  • Specialist Floor Finishes

    Design and Installation

    By D Cattell

    First Published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1989-03-01

  • Differential Rotational Stella

    By G. Rudiger

    First Published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1989-01-01

  • A Practical Guide to the Repair and Maintenance of Houses

    By P. Mytton-Davies

    Easy to follow instructions on the methods and materials used for repairing houses.…

    Paperback – 1988-09-30

  • The Soiling and Cleaning of Building Facades

    Edited by L.G.W. Verhoef

    The report of a comprehensive investigation by RILEM which examines all aspects of the cleaning of facades, subject to soiling by both biological and non-biological agencies. The contributors are international authorities working in this field giving essential advice to all those who need to know…

    Hardback – 1988-07-21

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