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Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past

The problem of creating affordable, adequate housing for a growing population is not a new one. This book, aimed at anyone with a professional or...

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Guide to RIBA Domestic and Concise Building Contracts 2014

This latest title from Sarah Lupton, best-selling author of construction contract guides, provides comprehensive guidance to the RIBA’s two...

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Spon's Architects' and Builders' Price Book 2017

UK construction shows its underlying strength. Tender prices have risen strongly since last year’s book was compiled -- increasing by around...

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Contemporary Vernacular Design: How British Housing Can Rediscover its Soul

Across the UK are poorly designed, brick-box housing schemes that look the same whether in Northampton or Southampton – often in a naïve...

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Spon's Architects' and Builders' Price Book 2017

UK construction shows its underlying strength. Tender prices have risen strongly since last year’s book was compiled -- increasing by around...

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Contemporary Vernacular Design: How British Housing Can Rediscover its Soul

Across the UK are poorly designed, brick-box housing schemes that look the same whether in Northampton or Southampton – often in a naïve...

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Guide to JCT Minor Works Building Contract 2016

Guide to JCT Minor Works, the new edition of Sarah Lupton’s ever popular Guide to MW11, is a practical guide to the operation and...

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Renovations: An Inspirational Design Primer

The UK’s housing stock has proved to be remarkably durable, as houses from the 18th and 19th centuries are still adaptable to the...

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The Re-Use Atlas: A Designer's Guide Towards a Circular Economy

This book is a highly illustrated 'atlas’, taking the reader on a journey via four distinct ‘steps’ (recycling, reuse, reduce...

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CDM 2015: A Practical Guide for Architects and Designers

This is the designer’s essential guide to implementing the new CDM 2015 regulations. It provides both a straightforward overview of the key...

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Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past

The problem of creating affordable, adequate housing for a growing population is not a new one. This book, aimed at anyone with a professional or...

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Guide to JCT Design and Build Contract 2016

Guide to JCT Design & Build Contract 2016 is a practical guide to the operation and administration of the JCT Design & Build Contract...

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A Client's Guide to Engaging an Architect: Guidance on hiring an architect for your project

Whether for domestic or commercial, large or small projects, this RIBA guide sets out everything that a client needs to be aware of when engaging...

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Spon's Mechanical and Electrical Services Price Book: 2017

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Biomimicry in Architecture: 2nd edition

Dame Ellen MacArthur

In this remarkable book, Michael Pawlyn makes the case for placing buildings and architecture at the heart of a bio inspired and biomimetic future.  It’s more than this, however. A book of principles and action for the 21st century, it's an example of the new lens: a systemic way of...


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This is Temporary: how transient projects are redefining architecture

Ivan Harbour, Partner, Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

As designers we claim to be individually radical but collectively, in the face of permanence, good design necessarily becomes a set of well-judged compromises. Thank goodness then, that when we see things as temporary, we are able to give our imagination the freedom to deliver such an...


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101 Rules of Thumb for Sustainable Buildings and Cities

Lynne Sullivan, sustainableBYdesign

Very accessible and refreshing for the initiated as well as those who are less familiar. A good present too.


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CDM 2015: A Practical Guide for Architects and Designers

Anne Markey, Head of Projects, CPD and Enterprise at Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design, London Metropolitan

This book provides a timely explanation as to how architects who understand and appreciate the design review process can embrace the new CDM Regulations to fulfil their duty of care to those impacted by their designs using methods such as 'Safety Visually...