Architectural Conservation and Building Conservation Products

  • On Altering Architecture

    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

    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

  • Windows

    History, Repair and Conservation

    Edited by Michael Tutton, Elizabeth Hirst, Hentie Louw, Jill Pearce

    This is the first and only reference volume covering the subject of windows in depth - no other book offers this wealth of practical detail. It is highly accessible, written for both the professional and interested layperson Written by a team of 15 experts - surveyors, structural engineers,…

    Hardback – 2007-10-01
    Routledge

  • Conservation of Modern Architecture

    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)

    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

    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

  • The Environmental Brief

    Pathways for Green Design

    By Richard Hyde, Steve Watson, Wendy Cheshire, Mark Thomson

    The built environment is responsible for an estimated forty-five per cent of all greenhouse gas emissions. As the greatest opportunities for reducing these emissions occur during the briefing and design processes, the pathway to better design lies in preparing environmental briefs, and…

    Paperback – 2006-12-22
    Taylor & Francis

  • Conservation of Ruins

    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

    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

    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)

    By Butcher

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

    Paperback – 2006-08-20
    IHS BRE Press

  • Modern Practical Masonry

    By Edmund George Warland

    This work provides a clear and simple guide to the subject, based on meticulous and beautiful drawings. Organized in three sections, it includes chapters on construction details; methods of working particular structural shapes; both basic and advanced geometry and setting-out. It also includes…

    Hardback – 2006-06-20
    Routledge

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