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Practical Building Conservation: Earth Brick & Terracotta

Practical Building Conservation: Earth Brick & Terracotta

conservators and scientists are responsible for standard setting and research across a wide range of Historic England activities. The team specialises in dealing with the practical technical and scientific aspects of building materials decay and their treatment. The aim has been to provide practical

£110.00

Practical Building Conservation: Mortars, Renders & Plasters

Practical Building Conservation: Mortars, Renders & Plasters

…principal author of the original Practical Building Conservation series was a pre-eminent conservation authority and architect both in the UK and abroad. Richard Ireland plaster conservator in private practice and lecturer advises on and carries out conservation of significant historic plasterwork…

£80.00

Practical Building Conservation: Timber

Practical Building Conservation: Timber

…decay; Upgrading historic buildings to meet modern standards. Part V Care and Maintenance: Continuing care; Conclusions; Glossary; Index.Reviews:The Practical Building Conservation volumes offer considerable information and advice on many aspects of conservation& Great emphasis is placed in…

£80.00

Practical Building Conservation: Metals

Practical Building Conservation: Metals

Conservator in the Building Conservation and Research Team at English Heritage. She is a trained wall-painting conservator as well as specialising in the conservation of metals.Dr Robyn Pender is also with the Building Conservation and Research Team as a Senior Architectural Conservator. She is a…

£80.00

Practical Building Conservation: Stone

Practical Building Conservation: Stone

…stone conservation. Alison Henry who contributed extensively to this book is a Senior Architectural Conservator in the Building Conservation and Research Team at English Heritage. She was previously a local authority conservation officer; as well as running her own business as a stone conservator

£80.00

Practical Building Conservation: Concrete

Practical Building Conservation: Concrete

…but on a more modern concrete building technical issues and design intent may preclude this even though patina can play an important part in its appearance. One of the problems with conserving this complexmaterial is that as yet the number of concrete conservation projects is small and there has…

£80.00

Practical Building Conservation: Roofing

Practical Building Conservation: Roofing

…historic buildings. Many materials and systems have been used to provide roof coverings and the book provides information about their technological evolution the processes causing deterioration and ways of assessing problems and solutions. Repairs maintenance and conflicts with modern practices are…

£80.00

Practical Building Conservation: Conservation Basics

Practical Building Conservation: Conservation Basics

buildings and places: what we may now refer to as 'heritage assets'. It explains the theories and principles that underpin building conservation in the 21st century and shows how they may be applied in practical terms.The book begins with a chapter tracing The Evolving Concept of Building

£80.00

Practical Building Conservation: Building Environment

Practical Building Conservation: Building Environment

This volume Building Environment looks at the interaction between building materials and systems and their surroundings and how this may lead to deterioration. It presents ways of assessing remedial treatments and includes discussions on occupant health and sustainable retrofitting.Published:…

£80.00

Practical Building Conservation: Glass and Glazing

Practical Building Conservation: Glass and Glazing

Conservator in the Building Conservation and Research Team at English Heritage. She is a building physicist with training in wall-painting conservation.Sophie Godfraind is also an Architectural Conservator with the Building Conservation and Research Team and a trained wall-painting conservator who…

£80.00

Monuments and the Millennium

Monuments and the Millennium

…ranged from the philosophical and political issues associated with monument building to more practical aspects of conservation and repair.The book will be welcomed by a wide international audience of conservators artists architects art historians planners critics students and all those concerned…

£5.00

Measured and Drawn

Measured and Drawn

buildings and structures ranging from Battle Abbey Courthouse to the nave ceiling at Peterborough Cathedral. It is prepared in sequence with Where on Earth Are We? The Global Positioning System in archaeological field survey (2003) Understanding Historic Buildings: a guide to good recording practice

£15.00

Ditherington Mill and the Industrial Revolution

Ditherington Mill and the Industrial Revolution

…the first iron-framed building in the world. Its highly innovative structure provided a fireproof environment for industrial processes and is a predecessor of the technologies that today pepper our cities with skyscrapers. Around the Spinning Mill other early buildings have also survived which…

£50.00

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