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  1. Spon's Estimating Costs Guide to Electrical Works

    Unit Rates and Project Costs, 4th Edition

    By Bryan Spain

    Series: Spon's Estimating Costs Guides

    All the cost data you need to keep your estimating accurate, competitive and profitable.Do you work on jobs between £50 and £50,000? Then this book is for you.Specially written for contractors and small businesses carrying out small works, Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Electrical Works provides...

    Published July 29th 2008 by Spon Press

  2. Spon's Estimating Costs Guide to Plumbing and Heating

    Unit Rates and Project Costs, Fourfth Edition

    By Bryan Spain

    Series: Spon's Estimating Costs Guides

    All the cost data you need to keep your estimating accurate, competitive and profitable.Do you work on jobs between £50 and £50,000? - Then this book is for you.Specially written for contractors and small businesses carrying out small works, Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Plumbing and Heating...

    Published July 8th 2008 by Spon Press

  3. Faber & Kell's Heating & Air-conditioning of Buildings

    10th Edition

    By Doug Oughton, Stephen Hodkinson

    For 70 years, Faber & Kell's has been the definitive reference text in its field. The book provides understanding of the principles of heating and air-conditioning of buildings in a concise manner. Practical, applicable information is illustrated with simple, easy-to-use diagrams.This 10th...

    Published February 29th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Ventilation and Airflow in Buildings

    Methods for Diagnosis and Evaluation

    By Claude-Alain Roulet

    Series: BEST (Buildings Energy and Solar Technology)

    Energy efficiency in buildings requires, among other things, that ventilation be appropriately dimensioned: too much ventilation wastes energy, and insufficient ventilation leads to poor indoor air quality and low comfort. Studies have shown that ventilation systems seldom function according to...

    Published December 12th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Bioclimatic Housing

    Innovative Designs for Warm Climates

    Edited by Richard Hyde

    In the search for sustainable architecture, there is growing interest in the relationship between nature and design. In this vital new book, the term ?bioclimatic?, relating to the dynamic between climate and living organisms, is applied by the authors in focusing on countries where housing...

    Published December 11th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Ventilation Systems

    Design and Performance

    Edited by Hazim B. Awbi

    This comprehensive reference guide to ventilation systems provides up-to-date knowledge based on the experience of internationally-recognized experts to deal with current and future ventilation requirements in buildings. Presenting the most recent developments in ventilation research and its...

    Published November 8th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Spon's Estimating Costs Guide to Finishings

    Painting, Decorating, Plastering and Tiling, Second Edition

    By Bryan Spain

    Series: Spon's Estimating Costs Guides

    Specially written for contractors and small businesses carrying out small works, Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Finishings contains accurate information on thousands of rates, each broken down to labour, material overheads and profit.This is the first book to include typical project costs for such...

    Published October 12th 2007 by Spon Press

  8. Conventions for Calculating Linear Thermal Transmittance and Temperature Factors

    (BR 497)

    By Tim Ward

    Amongst other measures that address the need to reduce CO2 emissions, that of having better insulated buildings requires more sophisticated methods such as numerical modelling to calculate the heat loss caused by thermal bridging at wall, roof and floor junctions and around openings. This guide...

    Published September 19th 2007 by IHS BRE Press

  9. Advances in Passive Cooling

    Edited by Mat Santamouris

    Series: BEST (Buildings Energy and Solar Technology)

    Following a rapid increase in the use of air conditioning in buildings of all types, the energy demand for powering such devices has become a significant cause for concern. Passive cooling is increasingly being thought of as the best alternative to air conditioning. This book offers the latest...

    Published August 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  10. Heat and Mass Transfer in Buildings

    By Keith J. Moss

    The second edition of this reliable text provides readers with a thorough understanding of the design procedures that are essential in designing new buildings and building refurbishment. Covering the fundamentals of heat and mass transfer as essential underpinning knowledge, this...

    Published March 30th 2007 by Routledge