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Construction Materials, Methods, and Techniques : Building for a Sustainable Future

Construction Materials, Methods, and Techniques : Building for a Sustainable Future

Eva Kultermann Description Students save money when purchasing bundled products. This bundle contains Construction Materials, Methods and Techniques, 4th and access to LMS Integrated for MindTap Construction for 2 terms… Read more »

Residential Design, Drafting, and Detailing

Residential Design, Drafting, and Detailing

Alan Jefferis Description Master the skills most important for drawing, detailing, and designing residential structures with RESIDENTIAL DESIGN, DRAFTING, AND DETAILING, 2E. This step-by-step presentation centers exclusively on residential, familiarizing… Read more »

Structural and Vibration Guidelines for Datacom Equipment Centers

Structural and Vibration Guidelines for Datacom Equipment Centers

keyword / title / author / ISBN” name=”searchTerm” class=”text-input” value=””> Search Advanced Search Free delivery worldwide Free delivery worldwide Browse by category Bestsellers Highlights Bargain Shop Christmas FAQs $ Australian Dollar… Read more »

The University of Iowa Guide to Campus Architecture

The University of Iowa Guide to Campus Architecture

John Beldon Scott Description The University of Iowa boasts an outstanding ensemble of buildings whose stylistic diversity reflects the breadth of Iowa's contributions to research, education, and creative activities. In… Read more »

Advanced Energy Design Guide for Medium to Big Box Retail Buildings : Achieving 50% Energy Savings Toward a Net Zero Energy Building

Advanced Energy Design Guide for Medium to Big Box Retail Buildings : Achieving 50% Energy Savings Toward a Net Zero Energy Building

Hardback English Designed to provide recommendations for achieving 50% energy savings over the minimum code requirements of ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1-2004 for medium to big box retail buildings; allows contractors, consulting… Read more »

Architecture : Residential Drafting and Design

Architecture : Residential Drafting and Design

Clois E Kicklighter Description Architecture: Residential Drafting and Design provides comprehensive instruction for preparing architectural working drawings using traditional and computer-based methods. The text also serves as a reference for… Read more »

Market Place : Food Quarters, Design and Urban Renewal in London

Market Place : Food Quarters, Design and Urban Renewal in London

Susan Parham Description This book is about designing for food. It explores three fast transforming urban sites in London, centred on the regenerating spaces of Borough, Broadway and Exmouth Markets…. Read more »

Plaster, Render, Paint and Coatings : Details, Products, Case Studies

Plaster, Render, Paint and Coatings : Details, Products, Case Studies

Alexander Reichel Description Putze, Farben und Beschichtungen pragen Oberflachen und erzeugen Raumwirkung. Ihr Einsatz ist entscheidend fur die Wirkung eines Gebaudes und gleichzeitig Schutzschicht. Dieses Buch stellt uberzeugende Losungen vor… Read more »

Porches of North America

Porches of North America

Thomas Durant Visser Description The porch, whether simple or grand, evokes feelings of welcome, comfort, and nostalgia in all of us, yet there has been little published on the history… Read more »

Hospitals

Hospitals

by Jasmin Yu  Hospitals are the most complex but also the most interesting architectural projects, requiring a unity of technology and construction. This book includes selected hospital buildings from the… Read more »

Constructing Memory  :  Architectural Narratives of Holocaust Museums

Constructing Memory : Architectural Narratives of Holocaust Museums

Stephanie Rotem>This book reveals the critical role of architecture in the assimilation of the ideologies and values conveyed at Holocaust museums around the world. Through the architectural analysis of sixteen… Read more »

[FREE] Courtyard Housing and Cultural Sustainability : Theory, Practice, and Product

[FREE] Courtyard Housing and Cultural Sustainability : Theory, Practice, and Product

By Donia Zhang Cultural sustainability is a very important aspect of the overall sustainability framework and is regarded as the fourth pillar alongside the other three: environmental, economic, and social… Read more »

[FREE] Chicago Skyscrapers 1871-1934

[FREE] Chicago Skyscrapers 1871-1934

By Thomas Leslie For more than a century, Chicago’s skyline has included some of the world’s most distinctive and inspiring buildings. This history of the Windy City’s skyscrapers begins in… Read more »

Ancient Synagogues-Archaeology and Art : New Discoveries and Current Research

Ancient Synagogues-Archaeology and Art : New Discoveries and Current Research

Rachel Hachlili Description Ancient Synagogues – Archaeology and Art. New Discoveries and Current Research presents archaeological evidence – the architecture, art, Jewish symbols, zodiac, biblical tales, inscriptions, and coins –… Read more »

Building a Public Judaism : Synagogues and Jewish Identity in Nineteenth-Century Europe

Building a Public Judaism : Synagogues and Jewish Identity in Nineteenth-Century Europe

Saskia Coenen Snyder Description Nineteenth-century Europe saw an unprecedented rise in the number of synagogues. Building a Public Judaism considers what their architecture and the circumstances surrounding their construction reveal… Read more »

Building Culture : Ernst May and the New Frankfurt Main Initiative, 1926-1931

Building Culture : Ernst May and the New Frankfurt Main Initiative, 1926-1931

Susan R. Henderson Description This book is a history of the initiative, its projects and actors, notably the architect and planner Ernst May, and its achievements, set within the turbulent… Read more »

Eco Library Design

Eco Library Design

By John A. Flannery The ancient pairing of architecture and books has always been an interesting topic for debate, and the increasing popularity of electronic books has recently added fuel… Read more »

Blackpool's Seaside Heritage

Blackpool's Seaside Heritage

Allan Brodie Description Blackpool is Britain's favourite seaside resort. Each year millions of visitors come to walk on its three piers, ride donkeys, enjoy shows at the Winter Gardens, scream… Read more »

Architecture and Movement : the Dynamic Experience of Buildings and Landscapes

Architecture and Movement : the Dynamic Experience of Buildings and Landscapes

By Peter Blundell Jones The experience of movement, of moving through buildings, cities, landscapes and in everyday life, is the only involvement most individuals have with the built environment on… Read more »

Advanced Energy Design Guide for Large Hospitals : Achieving 50% Energy Savings Toward a Net Zero Energy Building

Advanced Energy Design Guide for Large Hospitals : Achieving 50% Energy Savings Toward a Net Zero Energy Building

by ASHRAE (Author) “Designed to provide recommendations for achieving 50% energy savings over the minimum code requirements of ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1-2004 for large hospitals; allows contractors, consulting engineers, architects, and… Read more »

100 Home Design Principles

100 Home Design Principles

by Arthur Gao Home design combines the essence of architecture and art, and designer do their best to find new ways in the various contradictions and conflicts to perfectly express… Read more »

[FREE] 21st Century Architecture: Designer Houses

[FREE] 21st Century Architecture: Designer Houses

by Mark Cleary This latest addition to Images’ 21st Century Architecture series brings together 47 of the most stylish contemporary houses from around the world. From Australia and New Zealand,… Read more »

Eco-Homes  :  People, Place and Politics

Eco-Homes : People, Place and Politics

By (author) Jenny Pickerill As a civilization, we are now very aware of what steps we need to take in order to have any hope of mitigating climate change. Yet… Read more »

Capitol Story, Third Edition

Capitol Story, Third Edition

By (author) C. R. Roseberry , By (author) New York State Office of General Services , By (author) Diana S. Waite , Photographs by Gary David Gold , Foreword by… Read more »

Abbeys and Priories of Medieval Wales

Abbeys and Priories of Medieval Wales

By (author) Janet Burton , By (author) Karen Stober Abbeys and Priories of Medieval Wales is a comprehensive, illustrated guide to the rPreview Changeseligious houses of Wales from the twelfth… Read more »

Hotel Proposals

Hotel Proposals

By (author) James Yu The book is a selection of outstanding hotel proposals around the world in recent years. It introduces the modern hotel design ideas that would be trends… Read more »

Small Bungalows

Small Bungalows

By (author) Christian Gladu Small Bungalows is a compact guide to getting started on building a new Arts and Crafts home that fits today’s modern lifestyle-all under 1,800 square feet…. Read more »

Residential Skin & Details

Residential Skin & Details

By Helen Liu and Catherin Chang  Residential Skin & Details provides analysis of both the technical and the aesthetic importance of details in modern residential architecture. Featuring the work of… Read more »

Saarinen Houses

Saarinen Houses

By (author) Jari Jetsonen , By (author) Sirkkaliisa Jetsonen The iconic Finnish-American father-son architects Eliel and Eero Saarinen may be most famous for buildings such as the Helsinki Central Railway… Read more »

[FREE] 50 Award Winning House

[FREE] 50 Award Winning House

Edited by Chengdi Liu This book covers fifty outstanding houses built recently, from villas to flats, each shining with its own brilliance. Download

City Building : Nine Planning Principles for the Twenty-First Century

City Building : Nine Planning Principles for the Twenty-First Century

By (author) John Lund Kriken Good city building is not created by complex statistics, functional problem solving, or any particular decision-making process. Successful cities instead come from people advocating easily… Read more »

Architectural Inventions  :  Visionary Drawings

Architectural Inventions : Visionary Drawings

by Matt Bua and Max Goldfarb  Born out of the drawingbuilding.org online archive, Architectural Inventions presents a stunning visual study of impossible or speculative structures that exist only on paper…. Read more »

Hotels and Clubs

Hotels and Clubs

By Sun Jianhua, Catherine Chang Hotels and Clubs selects twenty-three hotel and club projects, most of which are iconic works by the most influential Chinese architects. These masterpieces include Xun by… Read more »

Coney Island : The Parachute Pavilion Competition

Coney Island : The Parachute Pavilion Competition

Edited by Zo Ryan , Edited by Jonathan Cohen-Litant For almost 100 years, Coney Island was the most popular seaside destination in the United States. Eachyear, millions escaped the heat… Read more »

Engineered Transparency : The Technical, Visual, and Spatial Effects of Glass

Engineered Transparency : The Technical, Visual, and Spatial Effects of Glass

By (author) Michael Bell , By (author) Jeannie Kim Glass is one of the most ubiquitous and extensively researched building materials. Despite the critical role it has played inmodern architecture… Read more »

LEED-New Construction Project Management

LEED-New Construction Project Management

By (author) Vijaya Yellamraju This is a one-stop guide to managing LEED-New Construction Projects. This GreenSource book explains, step by step, how to integrate LEED-New Construction (NC) rating system requirements… Read more »

Building (in) the Future : Recasting Labor in Architecture

Building (in) the Future : Recasting Labor in Architecture

By (author) Peggy Deamer , By (author) Phillip Berstein There is no denying the transformational role of the computer in the evolution of contemporary architectural practice. Butdoes this techno-determinist account… Read more »

Libraries

Libraries

By (author)  Katy Lee Contemporary libraries are no longer “houses of books” any more. With the advancement of high technology and the emergence of modern concepts such as digital library,… Read more »

Building Skin And Details

Building Skin And Details

By Arthur Gao, He Li English/Chinese bilingual. Contemporary architecture presents itself with various aesthetical standards. Besides the rational function of architectural design, architects now pay more attention to the continuity… Read more »

Ashrae Greenguide : The Design, Construction, and Operation of Sustainable Buildings

Ashrae Greenguide : The Design, Construction, and Operation of Sustainable Buildings

“The third edition of the ASHRAE GreenGuide features information for anyone charged with designing a sustainable building on a variety of green-design issues that should be considered when tasked with… Read more »