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  • Practical Building Conservation: Stone

  • Ashgate
  • March 2012
  • 978-0-754645-528
  • Hardback
  • 348
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The series will be sold by the bookshop as a complete set. Three titles are available to buy individually via the bookshiop

Practical Building Conservation: Building Environment

Practical Building Conservation: Roofing

Practical Building Conservation: Timber

Contents
The Practical Building Conservation Series
About This Book
Using These Books
MATERIALS & HISTORY OF USE
Stone Building in England
Working & Finishing Stone
Architectural Stone Conservation in England
Formation & Properties of Building Stone
DETERIORATION & DAMAGE
Causes of Deterioration
Inherent Problems
Structural Problems
Environmental Problems
Other Causes of Deterioration
ASSESSMENT
Understanding Buildings & Their Condition
Assessing Condition & Causes of Decay
Diagnosis: Determining Conservation Needs
TREATMENT & REPAIR
Project Planning & Development
Structural Repair
Non-Structural Repair
Cleaning
Desalination
Consolidation
Repair of Stone Elements
Protective Coatings

STONE
PRACTICAL BUILDING C ONSERVATION
iv CARE & MAINTENANCE
SPECIAL TOPIC: CONSERVATION OF RUINS
APPENDIX: MORTARS FOR STONE CONSERVATION
GLOSSARY
INDEX
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS & PICTURE CREDITS

Contents The Practical Building Conservation Series About This Book Using These Books MATERIALS & HISTORY OF USE Stone Building in England Working & Finishing Stone Architectural Stone Conservation in England Formation & Properties of Building Stone DETERIORATION & DAMAGE Causes of Deterioration Inherent Problems Structural Problems Environmental Problems Other ...
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