Monday, June 11, 2007

339) Surveying Buildings ***

Hollis, M. (2000). Surveying Buildings. RICS Business Services Limited, Coventry.
  • What is a survey? (ms1-8)
  • The inspection (ms9-28)
  • Checklist in preparing for a survey (ms29-38)
  • Reporting (ms39-66)
  • Surveys of specialist buildings (ms67-94)
  • Surveying equipment (ms95-100)
  • The duties of surveyors, their performance and their breach (ms121-134)
  • Health in buildings (ms147-154)
  • Asbestos (ms155-158)
  • Roofs (ms159-196)
  • Walls (ms197-276)
  • Plastics (ms277-280)
  • Metals (ms281-284)
  • Windows (ms285-312)
  • Floors (ms313-328)
  • Finishes (ms357-372)
  • Surroundings (ms373-376)
  • Dampness (ms377-392)
  • Timber decay caused by insect attack (ms393-414)
  • Rot and fungus damage to timber (ms417-437)
  • Crack interpretation (ms438-490)
  • Trees and their effect on buildings (ms491-506)
  • Bibliography (ms509-510)