Friday, June 08, 2007

328) The Refurbishment of Commercial and Industrial Buildings ***

Marsh, P. (1983). The Refurbishment of Commercial and Industrial Buildings. Construction Press, London.
  • What is refurbishment? (ms3-9)
  • Refurbishment: change of use or modernisation (ms10-11)
  • The criteria of conversion (ms12-22)
  • Practical problems of refurbishment and their solution (ms31-69)
  1. Record drawings and survey techniques (ms31-33)
  2. Foundation reinforcement (ms33)
  3. Dampness (ms33-39)
  4. Wood restoration and care (ms39-42)
  5. Wall renovation and repair (ms42-50)
  6. Secondary walling elements (ms50-54)
  7. Roof renewal and upgrading (ms54-61)
  8. Interior surface refurbishment (68)
  • Examples of particular types of refurbishment (ms70-76)