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Architectural Detailing
Function Constructibility Aesthetics
Second Edition
by Edward Allen

Architectural Detailing continues to deliver reliable, insightful information on how to design details that will be water- and airtight, control the flows of heat and water vapor, adjust to all kinds of movement, age gracefully, be easy to construct, and still look good.

Features:

  • Richly illustrated examples of detail design, case studies, and practical exercises
  • New and revised patterns showing form, constructibility, and aesthetics
  • Everything you need, whether a student or professional, to design details that work

Contents

  1. Controlling Water Leakage
  2. Controlling Air Leakage
  3. Controlling Heat Flow
  4. Controlling Water Vapor
  5. Controlling Sound
  6. Accommodating Movement
  7. Providing Structural Support
  8. Providing Passages for Mechanical and Electrical Services
  9. Health and Safety
  10. Providing for the Aging of the Building
  11. Ease of Assembly
  12. Forgiving Details
  13. Efficient Use of Construction
  14. Aesthetics
  15. Applying the Detail Patterns
  16. Detailing a Building in Wood Light Framing
  17. Detailing a Building in Architectural Concrete
  18. Detailing a Brick Facing on a Concrete Frame

Index

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Architectural Detailing
Function Constructibility Aesthetics
Second Edition
by Edward Allen

2006 336 pages $69.00 + shipping
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