Wednesday, June 13, 2007

357) Survey and Repair of Traditional Buildings: A Sustainable Approach ***

Oxley, R. (2003). Survey and Repair of Traditional Buildings: A Sustainable Approach. Donhead Publishing, Dorset.
  • Introduction (ms1-10)
  • The need for change (ms11-27)
  • Values and principles (ms28-47)
  • Sustainability (ms47-70)
  • The traditional performance (ms71-95)
  • Legislation (ms96-110)
  • Assessment of the building (ms111-136)
  • Dampness and decay (ms137-157)
  • Summary: sustainable solutions (ms158-160)
  • Appendicies:
  1. The RICS appraisal and valuation standards (ms161-164)
  2. European valuation standards 2003 (ms165-166)
  3. Surveying historic timber-framed buildings (ms167-172)
  4. English Heritage principles of repair (ms186-188)
  • Further reading (ms189-192)