Building With Lime: A Practical Introduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Stafford Holmes

Building With Lime: A Practical Introduction download free [PDF and Ebook] by Stafford Holmes year 2002
  • Book name: Building With Lime: A Practical Introduction
  • Author: Stafford Holmes
  • Release date: 2002/6/20
  • Publisher: ITDG PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9781853395475
  • Rating: 9.38 of 10
  • Votes: 250
  • Review by: Dexter Holman
  • Review rating: 8.96 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/27
  • Total pages: 320
  • Includes a PDF summary of 38 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Lime has been used in building for thousands of years and, used well, it continues to be the best and most versatile binder in the world. Building with Lime is an invaluable source of practical advice for those considering lime as a building material, and a general reference to the broad range of uses for lime in construction. It shows how to make the best use of different types of lime, whether extracted locally or transported from further afield. Designed for builders, architects, surveyors, engineers and manufacturers around the world and for those maintaining old buildings Clear explanation of all the major uses of lime in building, including mortars and plasters, painting and finishes, ceiling and foundations, repair, maintenance and conservation How to recognize limestone, carry out field tests and meet national standards Numerous examples, line illustrations and photographs Other sources of information and help, including an extensive glossary, bibliography, helpful appendices and index The new larger page size, improved layout and essential updating of this revised edition make Building with Lime the 'lime bible.'
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 14H24M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Rural Communities, Development Studies, Architectural Structure & Design, Architecture, Building Construction & Materials, Civil Engineering, Surveying & Building
  • Available formats: TXT, TXTz, PRC, WORD, DOC, PDF, EPUB, BMP. Compressed in RPM, ZIP, RAR, TAR.LZO, BZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 34.15 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x234x24mm
  • Weight: 428g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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