The Stone Restoration Handbook

This new book is packed with illustrations, examples and advice on stone selection and working, lime and mortars, pointing, cleaning and repairing mortar and stone.

The Stone Restoration Handbook

Whether you are an artisan, an architect or a homeowner, this book demonstrates the best approach and techniques to use when preserving and repairing historic buildings.

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The Stone Restoration Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Chris Daniels
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03 - Publisher: Crowood Press

Whether you are an artisan, an architect or a homeowner, this book demonstrates the best approach and techniques to use when preserving and repairing historic buildings.
Stone Restoration Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Chris Daniels
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-23 - Publisher: Crowood

Whether you are an artisan, an architect or a homeowner, The Stone Restoration Handbook demonstrates the best approach and techniques to use when preserving and repairing historic buildings. It introduces the materials and the processes, and explains the proven methods to conserve, repair and restore stone, masonry, statuary and monuments.
Handbook of Polymers in Stone Conservation
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Elisabetta Princi
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-20 - Publisher: Smithers Rapra

This handbook is dedicated to the conservation of stone materials by the application of polymers. A short introduction on polymer chemistry is given to highlight their characteristics and properties. After the physical and chemical attributes of stone are summarised, the problems related to its degradation are discussed. Finally, the properties
Materials for Architects and Builders
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Arthur Lyons
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-28 - Publisher: Routledge

Materials for Architects and Builders provides a clear and concise introduction to the broad range of materials used within the construction industry and covers the essential details of their manufacture, key physical properties, specification and uses. Understanding the basics of materials is a crucial part of undergraduate and diploma construction
Lake Restoration Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 599
Authors: David P. Hamilton, Kevin J. Collier, John M. Quinn, Clive Howard-Williams
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-29 - Publisher: Springer

Lakes across the globe require help. The Lake Restoration Handbook: A New Zealand Perspective addresses this need through a series of chapters that draw on recent advances in modelling and monitoring tools, citizen science and First Peoples’ roles, catchment and lake-focused restoration techniques, and policy implementation. New Zealand lakes, like