Maintaining and Repairing Old and Historic Buildings
Mega Sale! Free Shipping Included! Save 29% on the Maintaining and Repairing Old and Historic Buildings by Brand: Wiley at Birzula. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. A practical guide to the maintenance and repair of old andhistoric buildingsCarrying out work in accordance with the U.S. Secretary of theInterior's
A practical guide to the maintenance and repair of old andhistoric buildings
Carrying out work in accordance with the U.S. Secretary of theInterior's standards and guidelines can be a challenge forprofessionals charged with the preservation, restoration, and careof historic properties. This book-with-CD package facilitates theprocess with more than 400 field guidelines for the treatment ofhistoric building structures, systems, and materials. Itincludes:
- Background and rationale for treatment
- Annotated standards and guidelines
- Step-by-step treatment instructions
- Information on energy conservation and meeting LEED and ADArequirements
The treatment guidelines cover a wide range of issues, from howto replace broken glass in wood and metal windows to preparinghistoric mortar. Each guideline can be printed out individuallyfrom the accompanying CD for easy reference and on-site use.
Well organized and easy to use, Maintaining and Repairing Oldand Historic Buildings is a valuable resource for architects,engineers, facility managers, and related professionals working inthe areas of building preservation and restoration.
|Item Weight:||1.41 pounds|
|Item Size:||0.75 x 9.55 x 9.55 inches|
|Package Weight:||1.45 pounds|
|Package Size:||7.7 x 0.9 x 0.9 inches|
Have questions about this item, or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?
If you have any questions about this product by Brand: Wiley, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.
Related Best Sellers
By New Society Publishers
mpn: 150 b/w illus, ean: 9780865715554, isbn: 0865715556,
More and more homeowners today want houses that are healthy to live in and cause minimal damage to the environment. That’s what green building is all about.Your Green Home is written for homeowners planning a new home—whether you are working with...
By Brand: Rocky Mountain Institute
ean: 9781881071051, isbn: 1881071057,
Written for architects, developers, general contractors, landscapers, and home owners, this book demonstrates how a holistic approach to design can result in a building even better than the sum of its parts. Topics include site and habitat restoratio...
By Laurence King Publishing
mpn: 300 illustrations, 200 in colour, ean: 9781780676869, isbn: 1780676867,
Atelier Ten is an international engineering practice based in London but with offices all over the world. Founded in 1990 they specialise in sustainable design and have worked on a number of major projects alongside such architects as Grimshaw, Micha...
By Thames & Hudson
mpn: 9780500282878, ean: 9780500282878, isbn: 0500282870,
"I've seen many books on this subject, but none so well documented and honest."―Whole Earth In 1975 Brenda and Robert Vale published The Autonomous House, a manifesto offering down-to-earth suggestions for building homes that do not pollute the ear...
By For Dummies
ean: 9780470175699, isbn: 0470175699,
Want to take advantage of solar power in your home? Whether you’re looking to save on your energy costs by adding a few solar components or you want to build a solar-powered house from the ground up, Solar Power For Dummies takes the mystery out o...
By Brand: Lark Books
ean: 9781579902810, isbn: 1579902812,
From Lark Books and Natural Home magazinewhich has a circulation of 200,000comes an illustrated, unique guide to building an earth-friendly home.To create a dwelling that’s both ecologically sustainable and attractive, Natural Home magazine is ...
ean: 9780471398844, isbn: 0471398845,
COURTYARDSAesthetic, Social, and Thermal DelightCourtyards is an artful, informative exploration of courtyards,from their origins in early civilization to contemporary designconcepts. Architects and landscape architects will repeatedly turnto the det...
By Johns Hopkins University Press
ean: 9781421410654, isbn: 1421410656,
Have we built our way to ruin? Is your desire for that beach house or cabin in the woods part of the environmental crisis? Do you really need a bigger home? Why don’t multiple generations still live under one roof? In The Housing Bomb, leading envi...
By Island Press
ean: 9781610917636, isbn: 1610917634,
In the United States, direct energy use in buildings accounts for 39% of carbon dioxide emissions per year—more than any other sector. Buildings contribute to a changing climate and warming of the earth in ways that will significantly affect future...
By Scarecrow Press
ean: 9780810887367, isbn: 0810887363,
Green buildings are better buildings. In fact, buildings use 36% of the energy in the United States, according to the Environmental Protection Agency, so green buildings that use less energy help to address the very real challenges of reliance on fos...