Mitchell's Introduction to Building, Paperback / softback Book

Mitchell's Introduction to Building Paperback / softback

Part of the Mitchell's Building Series series

Description

Introduction to Building provides a comprehensive introduction to various aspects of development and associated building procedures, from initial planning and design through procurement of building work, contractual arrangements and construction techniques.

Now in its Fifth Edition, this popular text continues to present an authoritative overview of the many design and practical considerations associated with the creation and maintenance of modern buildings, including repair of existing buildings and traditional construction procedures. Topics covered include the functional requirements of a building: appearance, durability, dimensional suitability, strength and stability, weather exclusion, sound control, thermal comfort, fire protection, lighting and ventilating, sanitation and drainage, security, cost, sustainability, building processes, the building team, communication and construction methods.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 328 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Building construction & materials
  • ISBN: 9780273738046

Other Formats

£43.99

£42.25

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops