skip to content
Maintaining and repairing old and historic buildings Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Maintaining and repairing old and historic buildings

Author: John J Cullinane
Publisher: Hoboken : Wiley, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The book includes background, rationale for treatment, annotated standards and guidelines for the treatment of historic buildings, building systems, and materials. It includes information on energy conservation, and meeting LEED as well as ADA requirements. Including a companion CD featuring more than 400 how-to field guidelines individually printable for various treatment applications, this book provides  Read more...
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cullinane, John J., 1942-
Maintaining and repairing old and historic buildings
Hoboken : Wiley, 2012
(DLC) 2012004080
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John J Cullinane
ISBN: 9781118332788 1118332784 9781118330036 111833003X 9781118334461 1118334469 6613977446 9786613977441 047076757X 9780470767573 9781283664943 1283664941
OCLC Number: 777002311
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Maintaining and Repairing Old and Historic Buildings; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1 The Approach to Historic Buildings, Building Systems, and Historic Materials; What Is Historic and Why?; Building Systems; Windows and Doors; Lead-Based Paint; Materials; Chapter 2 What You Need to Know; Is the Building Historic, and Why?; Functional Aesthetic; What Is a Contributing Element of the Building, and Why Is It Important to Know?; What Are the Treatment Approaches?; How to Develop and Undertake a Treatment Plan; Developing the Plan; Treatment Principles. How to Identify Sources of Failure and Corrective ActionsHow to Maintain Old and Historic Buildings; Chapter 3 The Standards, Guidelines, and Other Guidance Material; Preservation; Restoration; Reconstruction; Rehabilitation; Applying the Standards for Rehabilitation; Guidelines for Preserving, Rehabilitating, Restoring, and Reconstructing Historic Buildings; Preservation Briefs; "How To"; Chapter 4 Meeting Treatment Goals While Conserving Energy; Measuring the Energy Efficiency of Historic Properties; "Embodied Energy"; Preservation and Reuse of Old Buildings Maximizes Energy Conservation. Integrating Sustainable Design into Treatment DecisionsHow to Conserve Energy in a Historic Building; Chapter 5 Making Old and Historic Buildings Accessible; Compliance with the 2010 Standards; Disability = Handicap; Fire Safety in an Old Building; 2010 Standards Checklist; Index.
Responsibility: John Cullinane.

Abstract:

The book includes background, rationale for treatment, annotated standards and guidelines for the treatment of historic buildings, building systems, and materials. It includes information on energy  Read more...
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.