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  • Bauteile und Verbindungenby Maarten Meijs; Ulrich Knaack

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 37.13

    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 primary functions ? bearing, dividing, and sheltering ? in an optimal manner. This book presents the most common load-bearing systems, such as plate, massive, and... more...

  • Klimagerecht Bauenby Gerhard Hausladen; Petra Liedl; Michael Saldanha

    Birkhäuser 2012; US$ 31.82

    In future, buildings that make sense from a bioclimatic perspective will not be the exception; planners will simply be expected to design them. With its wealth of facts, this book serves as a concrete aid to planning and design. With the planning process as its roadmap, it accompanies the planner from the basic evaluation stage through... more...

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

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 37.13

    Fassaden bestimmen die Erscheinung eines Gebäudes, sie verkörpern es gleichsam. Somit kommt ihnen in der Architektur große Bedeutung zu. Gleichzeitig nimmt die Gebäudehülle zentrale Aufgaben wahr ?  Belichtung, Wetterdichtigkeit, thermische Isolation, Lastenabtragung, Schallschutz, um nur die wichtigsten Funktionen zu nennen. Über die... more...

  • Reparaciones y mantenimiento de la casaby Patrizia Rognoni

    De Vecchi Ediciones 2012; US$ 1.89

    Mantener la casa siempre perfecta y a su gusto es más fácil de lo que podría imaginar, y ahora conseguirá hacerlo usted mismo, sin complicarse la vida. Ya no tendrá que invertir dinero en contratar a profesionales para mantener su hogar en perfectas condiciones y evitar o solucionar los distintos problemas que se suelen plantear en el día a día: podrá... more...

  • Moving to Sustainable Buildings:by Umberto Berardi

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 0.00

    In his Moving to Sustainable Buildings. Paths to Adopt Green Innovations in Developed Countries, Umberto Berardi explores the transition of the construction sector to sustainable building through the adoption of green innovations. Applying methods ranging from theoretical discussions to interviews and field studies, Berardi describes how... more...

  • The Place of Homeby Alison Ravetz; Professor Alison Ravetz; R. Turkington

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    A comprehensive and in-depth history of the 20th century English home, how it has been created, and how it works for people. It focuses on the various influences bearing on the development of domestic space since 1914 and covers both design and housing policy. Current debates from participation to co-operative housing are examined and several themes... more...

  • Mastering Autodesk Revit MEP 2014by Don Bokmiller; Simon Whitbread; Plamen Hristov

    Wiley 2013; US$ 79.99 US$ 70.50

    The ultimate reference and tutorial to harness the power of Revit MEP This Autodesk Official Press book will help you develop your expertise with Revit MEP's core concepts and functionality. Based on the authors' years of real-world experience, this comprehensive reference and tutorial has been updated to cover all of the new features of Revit... more...

  • Standards of Practice in Construction Specifyingby Dennis J. Hall; Nina M. Giglio

    Wiley 2013; US$ 25.00 US$ 21.67

    Construction Specifications provide critical information necessary to convey the design intent of the Architect and the legally enforceable contract requirements.  Many factors must be considered by the Architect in the development of written construction documents, including project delivery method, project ownership, sustainability, and code... more...

  • Moving a House with Preservation in Mindby Peter Paravalos

    AltaMira Press 2006; US$ 38.99

    Moving a House with Preservation in Mind provides step-by-step instructions on the process of moving a historic building, from the initial decision-making to the actual move. With detailed information on moving techniques, choosing a contractor, obtaining permits, finding a site, budgeting the move, and obtaining funds, Paravalos's guide will assist... more...

  • Lebenszyklusanalyse in der Gebäudeplanungby Thomas Lützkendorf; Holger König; Niklaus Kohler; Johannes Kreißig

    DETAIL 2009; US$ 63.64

    Kompendium über ein Zukunftsthema Der gesamte Lebensweg eines Bauwerks von der Erstellung über Betrieb, Sanierungszyklen und Reparaturen bis hin zum Abriss und Entsorgung ist relevant für die erzeugten Stoffströme. Die entscheidenden Weichen, welche Umweltauswirkungen ein Bauwerk ausübt, werden jedoch meist in einer frühen Planungsphase gestellt. Der... more...