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Forthcoming Architectural Conservation and Building Conservation Books

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  1. The History of Gauged Brickwork

    By Gerard Lynch

    Series: Routledge Series in Conservation and Museology

    This book takes a look at the history and use of cut, rubbed and gauged brickwork; the use of tools and equipment and the differences between historic and contemporary bricks with a view to inform conservation and restoration decisions.The book uses case studies from England, Ireland and the US to...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Specifications for Building Conservation

    Volume 1: External Structure

    Edited by Rory Cullen, Rick Meier

    In Specifications for Building Conservation, the National Trust draws on a range of case studies and specifications to provide a much needed guide to specification writing for building conservation. Although traditional building accounts for approximately a quarter of all buildings in the UK, the...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Guide to the Building Regulations

    By Huw M A Evans

    All new buildings, extensions and refurbishment work must comply with Building Regulations in order to protect the health and safety of building occupants. In recent years the regulations have become increasingly complex, making the process of demonstrating compliance more arduous. This...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  4. Natural Stone in the Built Environment

    Resources, Use and Conservation

    By Akos Torok, Richard Prikryl, Jirina Prikrylova

    Fundamental and interdisciplinary textbook on natural stone properties, occurrence, exploration, use, decay and conservation. Primary information source for third-year students and professionals using natural stone in the built environment. Intended for a wide academic and professional...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Urban Heritage, Development and Sustainability

    International Frameworks, National and Local Governance

    Edited by Sophia Labadi, William Logan

    Series: Key Issues in Cultural Heritage

    Urban Heritage, Development and Sustainability explores the relationship of heritage to urban development and focuses on innovative approaches to managing the developmental pressures faced by urban heritage, as well as the ways in which taking an ethical, inclusive and holistic approach to urban...

    To Be Published October 16th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Sustainable Building Conservation

    Theory and Practice of Responsive Design in the Heritage Environment

    By Oriel Prizeman

    This book incorporates UK and international case studies and essays to identify the overlaps in the interests of energy and building conservation. The relevance and adjustments of qualitative and quantitative frames of reference are introduced, alongside the various expertise of the contributors:...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by RIBA Publishing

  7. Sustainable Regeneration of Former Military Sites

    Edited by Samer Bagaeen, Celia Clark

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Renovations

    An Inspirational Design Primer

    By Richard Wilcock

    The UK’s housing stock has proved to be remarkably durable, as houses from the 18th and 19th centuries are still adaptable to the requirements of modern living. However, the need to respect the environment and to reduce energy costs presents a new set of challenges for the owners of period...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by RIBA Publishing

  9. Conservation of Plaster and Plaster Finishes

    By Trevor Proudfoot

    Series: Routledge Series in Conservation and Museology

    Plaster enhances and decorates many of our historic and modern buildings. Decorative plaster, however, is not always easily identified. It can be modelled, plain, painted, polished, gilded, or hardened to look like concrete. It is important when caring for statuary and buildings that we are able to...

    To Be Published April 1st 2016 by Routledge

  10. Conservation of Architectural Ironwork

    By David S. Mitchell

    To Be Published May 1st 2016 by Routledge

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