This new edition will include all the up-do-date information on complying with the latest Building Regs and Planning requirements, CAD design, energy-efficiency, under floor heating, bi-folds, liquid screeds, woodburning stoves and renewable energy.
Tower Bridge is one of London's most recognisable landmarks and is visited by some 830,000 sightseers every year. In 2019 the bridge celebrates its 125th anniversary. John M. Smith describes its genesis and construction, the individuals that drove the project forward, and the novel technologies employed in the bridge's design and operation.
Many of Britain's four million Victorian and Edwardian houses were shoddily built and often require 'essential repairs'. This book shows where to look for danger signs, what's normal and what isn't, and how to fix common defects.