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  • Mauerwerk-Kalender 2009by ; Wolfram ger

    Wiley 2009; US$ 68.95

    Mauerwerk-Kalender (Masonry Yearbook) Der Vielseitigkeit von Mauerwerk als Tragstrukturelement, Wandbaustoff mit bauphysikalischen und ästhetischen Funktionen, als Träger von Innovationen in der Fertigteilbauweise und für energiesparendes Bauen wird das Werk im 34. Jahrgang mit einem ausgewogenen Verhältnis von aktuellen und überarbeiteten... more...

  • BDA Guide to Successful Brickworkby The Brick Development Association

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 44.95

    The BDA Guide to Successful Brickwork is the definitive practical guide to obtaining successful results in brickwork construction. Written by a team of experts from the Brick Development Association, the representative group in industry for brickwork construction, this best-selling text has now been brought fully in line with the latest British... more...

  • Carpentry and Joinery 1by Brian Porter

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 41.95

    The third edition of Carpentry and Joinery 1 is the first in a series of three books which together provide an authoritative but thoroughly practical guide to carpentry and joinery for students following City & Guilds and CITB courses, NVQ candidates, and a wide range of amateurs and professionals. Carpentry and Joinery 1 deals with the fundamentals... more...

  • Stairsby Sylvia Blanc; Alan Blanc

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 73.95

    Stairs are a fundamental and universal feature of buildings. The late Alan Blanc had a lifetime's obsession with stairs and steps and provided a definitive reference source that bridges the aesthetic and practical aspects of staircase design. His wife Sylvia, who worked with him on the first edition, presents this updated, abridged version alongside... more...

  • Practical Stone Masonryby Peter Hill; John David

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 60.00

    Practical Stone Masonry is the first major book in nearly seventy years on the craft of the stonemason. Today the work of the stonemason is almost exclusively confined to the repair of historic buildings, requiring a full working knowledge of the detailed traditional craft practices relating to repairs. This book addresses that need. It covers the... more...

  • Access Scaffoldingby Stewart Champion

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 179.95

    Access scaffolding is the most important element of plant for building, civil engineering and structural engineering contractors. In fact a building or structure cannot be constructed to a height of more than two metres without platforms to work from. These platforms have to be constructed on the site in the minimum of time but nevertheless backed... more...

  • Building with Large Clay Blocksby Theodor Hugues; Klaus Greilich; Christine Peter

    Birkhäuser 2004; US$ 62.95

    Bauen mit großformatigen Ziegeln ? so vielfältig wie unterschätzt. Acht ausgewählte Bauten zeigen, was technisch wie ästhetisch möglich ist. more...

  • Structural Foundations Manual for Low-Rise Buildingsby M. F. Atkinson

    Spon Press 2003; US$ 170.00

    This book provides practical solutions for the design of foundations for low-rise buildings, especially those on abnormal or poor ground. It will be a user-friendly reference for contractors, structural engineers, architects and students. more...

  • Audel Carpenter's and Builder's Millwork, Power Tools, and Paintingby Mark Richard Miller; Rex Miller

    Wiley 2005; US$ 24.99

    How to achieve a perfect finish You already know that the building isn't finished just because the walls are up and the roof is on. Interior details--flooring, stairs, trimwork, cabinets, fireplaces, and painting--finish the project and give it character. This guide clearly explains each step, discusses the tools involved, and even examines insulation,... more...

  • Site Carpentryby C.K. Austin

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 77.95

    This book deals with sound craftsmanship utilising correct tools and materials. Practical advice on subjects such as framework, design and construction, timberfloor construction and arch centres. more...