Guide to building control for domestic buildings / Anthony Gwynne.
By: Gwynne, Anthony.Material type: BookPublisher: Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2013Description: 1 online resource (1 volume (various pagings)).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118507728; 111850772X; 9781118507759; 1118507754; 9781118507759; 9781299241657; 1299241654.Subject(s): Standards, Engineering -- Great Britain | Building -- Great Britain -- Quality control | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Construction -- General | Building -- Quality control | Standards, Engineering | Great BritainGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Guide to building control.DDC classification: 690.02/1841 Other classification: TEC005000 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Section 1. General information -- section 2. Domestic extensions -- section 3. New dwellings -- section 4. Domestic loft conversions -- section 5. Domestic garage and basement conversions into habitable rooms and conversion of barns and similar buildings into new dwellings -- section 6. Upgrading old building using lime and modern applications.
"This guide provides clear explanations of how the technical design and construction requirements of the Building Regulations can be met. It gives sufficient information to draw up an effective specification and design to be developed. It covers commercial and domestic building, restoration and conservation work: commercial guidance including industrial, residential, healthcare and education buildings; and domestic guidance for extensions, loft conversions, new dwellings, conversions (garages and barns), listed buildings. The guide presents information contained in the building regulations and approved documents in an easy-to-understand format, clear, concise and fully illustrated. Typical section details have been provided for all the more common construction methods used"-- Provided by publisher.