Practical Building Conservation V4 Conservation Basics

Practical Building Conservation V4 Conservation Basics

English Heritage

£82.99

  • ISBN
  • Format
  • Language
  • Pages
  • Publisher
  • Date Published
  • 9780754645511
  • Hardback
  • English
  • 396
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Apr 2013
Conservation Basics examines the evolving theories and principles that underpin building conservation in England in the 21st century, and looks at their application in practice. The process of conservation planning for the maintenance and repair of historic buildings and places is described in detail, and is illustrated through case studies. Topics include understanding and assessment, surveys and recording, ecological considerations, planning and managing maintenance and repair programmes, risk management, specifying works, and contract procurement.