all ebooks in category: Architecture Reference (19)

The Passivhaus Handbook: A practical guide to constructing and retrofitting buildings for ultra-low-energy performance (repost)
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0857840193 | 256 pages | EPUB | 16 MB

An essential guide for anyone wanting to realize a supremely comfortable, healthy, and durable home with exceptionally low energy costs, this book brings together current …

Network Practices: New Strategies in Architecture and Design
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1568987013 | 224 pages | PDF | 8 MB

The twin revolutions of the global economy and omnipresent Internet connectivity have had a profoundimpact on architectural design. Geographical gaps and, in many cases, architecture's …

Building Regulations Pocket Book (Routledge Pocket Books)
2018 | ISBN: 0815368372, 0815368380 | English | 456 pages | PDF | 39 MB

This handy guide provides you with all the information you need to comply with the UK Building Regulations and Approved Documents. On site, in the …

Drawn to Design: Analyzing Architecture Through FreeHand Drawing
English | 2012 | ISBN-10: 3034607989 | 304 pages | PDF | 54 MB

The book is a guide for students and teachers to understand the need for, the role of and the methods and techniques of freehand analytical …

Digital Fabrication in Architecture
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1856698912 | 192 pages | PDF | 38,3 MB

With the increasing sophistication of CAD and other design software, there is now a wide array of means for both designing and fabricating architecture and …

Architecture 101: From Frank Gehry to Ziggurats, an Essential Guide to Building Styles and Materials
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1440590079 | 256 pages | EPUB | 6 MB

A crash course in designing and constructing buildings Too often, textbooks turn the noteworthy details of architecture into tedious discourse that would put even Frank …

Sustainability Science and Technology: An Introduction
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1466518081 | PDF | pages: 334 | 25.5 mb

Sustainability Science and Technology: An Introduction explains the root causes of global failures in natural and human systems, as well as the most readily available …

Sustainaspeak : A Guide to Sustainable Design Terms
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1138283339 | 349 Pages | PDF | 27 MB

Architecture 2030; BUG; Biophilic Design; BIPV; Circular Economy; LEED; Passive Design; Solar Chimney; Systems Thinking; WELL; Xeriscaping. What does it all mean? The complex and …

BIM and Big Data for Construction Cost Management
2018 | ISBN: 0815390947 | English | 178 pages | PDF | 8 MB

This book is designed to help practitioners and students in a wide range of construction project management professions to understand what building information modelling (BIM) …

Dictionary of Ecodesign: An Illustrated Reference
English | April 21, 2010 | ISBN: 0415458994 | 538 pages | PDF | 5 MB

The first guide to the terminology of sustainable design. Written by an internationally renowned expert in the field, this illustrated dictionary provides over 1500 definitions …