Understanding Architectural Details - Residential (Paperback)

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Understanding Architectural Details - Residential (Paperback)

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Understanding Architectural Details - Residential, is dedicated to residential construction. The book is packed full of over 150 construction details in 2D, and 150 construction details in 3D.

We look at the principles behind construction detailing, and delve deep into each area of the building to make sure you have a full understanding of construction design.


Foundations
  • strip foundations
  • pad foundations
  • pile foundations
  • raft foundations


Masonry Construction
  • ground bearing floors
  • suspended floors
  • walls (including cladding options)
  • roofs (flat and pitched)
  • doors and windows


Timber Frame Construction
  • ground bearing floors
  • suspended floors
  • walls (including cladding options)
  • roofs (flat and pitched)
  • doors and windows


Steel Frame Construction
  • floors
  • walls
  • roofs


Structural Insulated Panels (SIPS)
  • floors
  • walls (with cladding options)
  • doors and windows
  • roofs


Insulated Concrete Formwork (ICF)
  • floors
  • walls
  • doors and windows
  • roofs


Green Roof Construction
  • intensive
  • extensive


How this book will help you:
  • Gain a better understanding of residential construction
  • Understand the principles of construction detailing
  • Understand the functional requirements of a building in relation to the building regulations
  • Learn about the different materials available and their benefits
  • Improve your technical ability
  • Increase your skill set to make you more employable
  • Save a huge amount of time searching for details, over 150 details in one place



Product Details ISBN: 9781916334304
ISBN-10: 191633430X
Publisher: First in Architecture
Publication Date: September 1st, 2017
Pages: 320
Language: English