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Mitchell's Building Series

Paperback Published: 21st March 1994
ISBN: 9780582219236
Number Of Pages: 272

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This study deals with the properties of building materials, their manufacture in the factory and on site. It considers the selection of materials to satisfy the performance requirements of economy, deterioration and maintenance. References to sources of more detailed information, including some 200 British Standards are made throughout. Topics covered include timbers, stones, ceramics, bricks, concretes, metals, fibres, glass, plastics and rubbers, adhesives, mortars and sealants. Emphasis is on matching materials with the performance required. The text also considers the issues of economy, maintenance and deterioration. There is a reference section, including details of some 200 British standards. Other books in the series are "Environment and Services", "Structure and Fabrics", Parts 1 and 2, "Components" and "Finishes".

General Properties
Boards, slabs and panels
Bricks and blocks
Limes and cements
Fibres and fibre reinforced products
Bituminous products
Plastics and rubbers
Mortars for jointing
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ISBN: 9780582219236
ISBN-10: 058221923X
Series: Mitchell's Building Series
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 272
Published: 21st March 1994
Publisher: Pearson Education Limited
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 19.05  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.49
Edition Number: 5
Edition Type: New edition