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Details in building design and construction, Including walls, roofs

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  • Façadesby Ulrich Knaack; Tillmann Klein; Marcel Bilow; Thomas Auer

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 49.00

    This book demonstrates the principles of facade construction. Guidelines are suggested for good detailing. The installation procedures are described for the most common materials ? glass, wood, steel, concrete, and aluminum. Numerous drawings made specially for the book explain the principles of the individual types of facade which are... more...

  • Good Fencesby William Hubbell

    Down East Books 2006; US$ 28.99

    For this stunning new volume, photographer William Hubbell has turned his lens toward New England's ubiquitous stone walls. Beginning with the basic geology of the region and why New England has so many darned rocks, he presents a chronological overview of the varying styles and methods of wall building, and includes conversations with six contemporary... more...

  • Illustrated Guide to Door Hardware: Design, Specification, Selectionby Scott Tobias

    Wiley 2015; US$ 95.00

    Your one-stop, comprehensive guide to commercial doors and door hardware—from the brand you trust Illustrated Guide to Door Hardware: Design, Specification, Selection is the only book of its kind to compile all the relevant information regarding design, specifications, crafting, and reviewing shop drawings for door openings in one easy-to-access... more...

  • Modern Construction Envelopesby Andrew Watts

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 126.00

    The second edition of Modern Construction Envelopes was originally based on the two books by Watts, MC Roofs and MC Facades. Both volumes were gathered into one single volume. Using current examples by renowned architects, Watts presents the constructive and material-related details. It is based on a text, photos, and standardized detail... more...

  • Steildachby Anton Pech; Karlheinz Hollinsky; Franz Zach

    Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 42.00

    Planung und Ausführung auf einen Blick more...

  • Aachener Bausachverständigentage 2004by Rainer Oswald

    Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2013; US$ 49.99

    Die Aachener Bausachverständigentage - seit 30 Jahren ein namhaftes Forum für Wissenschaftler und Praktiker - haben 2004 den Themenkomplex "Risse und Fugen in Wand und Boden" behandelt. Die Vorträge der Tagung sind sowohl anschaulich durch Fotos und Zeichnungen ergänzt als auch mit den wichtigsten, oft kontroversen Diskussionsbeiträgen kommentiert.... more...

  • Bau-Vertriebby Sammy Ziouziou

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 49.00

    Das Buch behandelt die Grundlagen des Vertriebs aus einer Prozessperspektive. Es erörtert die Grundbegriffe des Vertriebs, bevor es auf die Besonderheiten der Bauindustrie eingeht. Mit besonderem Fokus auf die Branche beleuchtet das Buch auch Unternehmen und Absatzmärkte. Die Hauptelemente des strategischen und operativen Vertriebs werden sowohl grundsätzlich... more...

  • Components and Connectionsby Maarten Meijs; Ulrich Knaack

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 49.00

    Every building is composed of parts, or components, that may be organized in various ways. For example, there are different ways to configure walls so that they perform their functions in an efficient manner. The individual elements, such as floor slabs, roofs, openings, and foundations, are described. more...

  • Construction Drawings and Details for Interiorsby Rosemary Kilmer; W. Otie Kilmer

    Wiley 2011; US$ 65.00

    Construction Drawings and Details for Interiors serves as the essential reference for designers preparing interior construction documents, explaining how to do a new construction, remodeling, or installation project. In a highly visual format, the book covers drafting fundamentals and conventions; drawing types, plans, and schedules; and computer-aided... more...

  • Dach Atlasby Eberhard Schunck; Hans Jochen Oster; Rainer Barthel; Kurt Kiessl

    Birkhäuser 2002; US$ 277.00

    Der "Dach Atlas" ist mit mehr als 1800 Zeichnungen und 220 Fotos ein bewährtes Nachschlagewerk zur Konstruktion von geneigten Dächern. Er bietet umfassendes Grundlagenwissen und Ausführungsdetails zu allen gebräuchlichen Deckungsarten. more...