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  • External timber cladding 3rd edition

  • Lewis Taylor, Peter Kaczmar, Patrick Hislop

  • TRADA Technology Ltd
  • September 2013
  • 978-1-909594-005
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AVAILABLE AS A PRINTED BOOK AND NOW ALSO IN EBOOK FORMAT (EPUB FILE) FOR MOBILE DEVICES AND TABLETS. For more information on .epub files and downloading them to your device see http://bookshop.trada.co.uk/article/view/58

Timber cladding is increasingly popular with building owners and architects seeking to exploit timber's unique visual appeal and environmental credentials.

This illustrated book contains guidance on:

- the applications and types of timber cladding
- timber selection and quality, expanded to include modified woods
- protection, with new sections on weathering and discoloration, and charred wood
- detail design updated with new detail drawings for applying timber cladding to timber frame, structural insulated panels, cross-laminated timber, masonry with cavity, solid masonry and cold-formed steel frames
- storage and installation
- maintenance, including the results of TRADA's research into low-cost removal of staining
- softwoods and hardwoods commonly used for cladding
- specification checklist.

This book is also available as an ebook file (see "add to basket" options above). Note that you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed in order to view this type of file on a PC/laptop.This is available as a free download from:

http://www.adobe.com/uk/products/digital-editions.html
Once you have downloaded both the file and the reader, right click on your .epub file and select "Open with", then click on Adobe Digital Editions to view the file.

There is some further information about epub files and ebooks available on our website here:
http://bookshop.trada.co.uk/article/view/58 Peter Kaczmar is a Senior Technical Consultant at BM TRADA with experience in cladding, flooring, wood coatings and treatments and exterior joinery. He has extensive experience in the installation and maintenance of timber cladding and is routinely engaged in consultancy and diagnostic work determining the causes of discolouration. As a Senior Technical Consultant he also has experience in legal disputes.

Lewis Taylor is a Timber Frame Consultant at BM TRADA. He has extensive on-site experience of timber frame buildings, in various forms at all stages of construction. In addition, Lewis also provides consultancy on thermal performance, thermal bridging and low energy building design.

Patrick Hislop RIBA, formerly Senior Consultant Architect at BM TRADA, is a recognised expert in the specification of wood in buildings. He is the author of several BM TRADA publications on windows, decking and cladding, and has contributed to many other publications.

'At Architype we favour timber as a form of natural and attractive cladding. The detailing is key and this book has served as a valuable resource, allowing for quick and easy referencing to the essentials of timber cladding and its detailing'

George Mikurcik
Architect and Certified PassivHaus Designer, Architype

AVAILABLE AS A PRINTED BOOK AND NOW ALSO IN EBOOK FORMAT (EPUB FILE) FOR MOBILE DEVICES AND TABLETS. For more information on .epub files and downloading them to your device see http://bookshop.trada.co.uk/article/view/58 Timber cladding is increasingly popular with building owners and architects seeking to exploit timber's unique visual appeal and environmental credentials. This illustrated book contains guidance on: ...
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