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Architect’s Pocket Book (5th Edition)

Download Architect’s Pocket Book (5th Edition) written by Jonathan Hetreed, Ann Ross, Charlotte Baden-Powell in EPUB format. This book is under the category Art and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 1138643998; 0750647647/9781138643994/ 9780750647649. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.

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Specifications

book-author

Jonathan Hetreed, Ann Ross, Charlotte Baden-Powell

publisher

Routledge; 5th Edition

file-type

EPUB

pages

412 pages

language

English

asin

B0713PSSHW

isbn10

1138643998; 0750647647

isbn13

9781138643994/ 9780750647649


Book Description

This handy pocket ebook brings together a plethora of useful information that architects need on everyday basis – on-site or in the studio. It provides clear guidance and indispensable detail on a wide range of issues; from planning policy through environmental design to abiding by Building Regulations; from structural and services matters to materials characteristics and detailing. This 5th edition includes the updating of regulations; standards and sources across a broad range of topics.

Brief and easy to use; the Architect’s Pocket Book; 5th Edition; (ePub/PDF) has sold well over 90;000 copies to the nation’s architects; architecture students; construction professionals; and designers who do not have an architectural background but need to understand the basics; fast.This is the famous; compact blue book that you can’t afford to be without.

Reviews

It is invaluable for smaller architectural practice. Brimming with drawings; tables; and symbol guides; this is a must for use at the drawing board; computer or on-site.” — Stadia magazine

A good simple to read guide for site use” —  Alan Jarvis; Lecturer

This little gem is crucial for any architect; builder; surveyor; engineer; student; in fact; anyone connected with the building industry. Information is clearly shown in a no-nonsense style. The well-illustrated diagrams help the building regs. appear almost logical

I have bought this book because I am studying architecture at school and think that it is really helpful. Buy it for building regulations; Planning info; measurements; tips; and tricks of the trade

Very useful in giving quick and easy references to various architectural data.’ — Sarah Radif; Course Leader

NOTE: The product includes the ebook; Architect’s Pocket Book; 5th Edition in ePub. A converted PDF is available on request. No access codes are included.

book-author

Jonathan Hetreed, Ann Ross, Charlotte Baden-Powell

publisher

Routledge; 5th Edition

file-type

EPUB

pages

412 pages

language

English

asin

B0713PSSHW

isbn10

1138643998; 0750647647

isbn13

9781138643994/ 9780750647649

Table of contents


Table of contents :
Preface to the Fifth Edition. Acknowledgements to the Fifth Edition. 1. General Information. The Architect’s role in the 21st Century. Climate maps. Metric system. Metric units. Temperature. Imperial units. Conversion factors. Greek alphabet. Roman numerals. Geometric data. Paper sizes. CAD. BIM. Drawing conventions. Perspective drawing – method of setting up. NBS. The classifications. 2. Planning Policy and Guidance. Planning and other permissions. Party Wall Awards. Building Regulations 2010. Dampness in buildings. Construction Design and Management Regulations. Standards – in the construction industry. Costs, Fees, Appointments and Law. Sustainability, energy saving and green issues. Anthropometric data. Furniture and fittings data. Sanitary provision for public buildings. An introduction to plant selection. Hedges. Trees. 3. Structures. Eurocodes. Foundation types. Masonry Structures. Timber frame construction. Weights of materials. Newtons. Imposed loads. Wind loads. Fire resistance. Bending moments and beam formulae. Safe loads on subsoils. Timber. Brickwork and blockwork. Concrete. Steelwork. Lintels. Precast concrete floors. 4. Services. Drainage. Rainwater disposal. Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDS). Water supply regulations. Water storage. U-values. R-values. K-values. Conservation of fuel and power. Heat losses. Central heating and hot water systems. Ventilation. Electrical installation. Lighting. Sound. Home Technology Integration. 5. Building Elements. Stairs and balustrades. Fireplaces. Chimneys and Flues. Doors. Windows. Pitched roof windows. Flat rooflights. Security fittings. 6. Materials. Concrete. Brickwork and Blockwork. Stonework. Damp proof courses and membranes. Plaster and render. Metals. Insulation. Roofing. Glass. Glass blocks. Timber. Building boards. Plastics. Nails and screws. Colour. Stains. Paints. Addresses/Sources. Bibliography/Sources. Index.

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