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Mobilising Housing Histories: Learning from London's Past

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Contemporary Vernacular Design: How British Housing Can Rediscover its Soul Book by  book cover | Buy Contemporary Vernacular Design: How British Housing Can Rediscover its Soul from the RIBA Bookshops bookstoreExtract is available for this book

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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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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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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The Absolutely Essential Health and Safety Toolkit: For the Smaller Construction Contractor

This second revision includes a new section on working at height, as well as revising the section on ladders. It also signposts more detailed HSE...

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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

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    Mobile architecture in all its wonderful variety - a lively collection of mobile, portable, and movable structures of all kinds Celebrate mobile...

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    Water vs. Urban Scape: Exploring Integrated Water-Urban Arrangements

    Urban river floods, inundations, water shortage, dirty water, water pollution, drowning, etc. are nothing new for our urban environments. But is...

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    Wrocław is one of the oldest cities in Poland with a long and turbulent history that is manifest on every corner. Throughout the ages, the city...

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    Better Buildings: Learning from buildings in use

    Despite an increasing demand for energy-efficient design, it is generally accepted that architects rarely return to their creations to ensure that...

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    Loft Conversion Handbook

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

Dr. Caroline Lucas MP

This book is full of positive stories, with tangible examples of projects that will inspire designers young and old to "mine the Anthropocene”. Politicians respond to ideas that have real, demonstrable examples backing them up. The Re-Use Atlas is full of those. I hope people...


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Health and Safety: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide

Jane Duncan, President RIBA

This is the Health and Safety book that all members of the construction team will need to have at hand throughout the creation and delivery stages of a project. Peter is a fount of knowledge on this subject, and we are so lucky to have him prepare this guide to share and clarify this subject...


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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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BIM Management Handbook

Richard Saxon CBE, Chairman of JCT

This book is a key source book for the new creature called a BIM or Information Manager. Its authority flows from the author’s many years in HOK, the practice with the longest and deepest commitment to BIM. The chapter on contracts by Professor David Mosey will also be particularly...