The Structural Defects Reference Manual for Low-Rise Buildings has been written to assist professionals and students involved in building construction to identify causes of structural failure. Each chapter carefully addresses design, materials and workmanship factors which contribute to structural defects. The main structural elements - roofs, walls, floors and foundations - are all covered and illustrated by case studies. The book also contains relevant data and guidance to show how all the different building elements should be designed and constructed.BS 4721 Specification for ready- mixed lime: sand mortars gives the mix proportions for use when using on-site batching ... However, the butterfly tie is better when differential movements between the external and internal leaves are expectedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Structural Defects Reference Manual for Low-Rise Buildings|
|Author||:||Michael F. Atkinson|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2003-09-02|