A new series (see preceding two entries) devoted to presenting practical information on conserving buildings. The detailed advice relates to most materials and techniques used in traditional building construction as well as methods of repairing, preserving, and maintaining historic buildings. Nicely designed books with clear organization and numerous illustrations (bandw). No indices. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORPlaster ceiling repairs THE APPROACH TO REPAIRS Defects in plaster ceilings may be localized and easily remedied, but ... It is therefore of prime importance that in carrying out repairs to old plaster ceilings and to some extent walls that the anbsp;...
|Title||:||Practical Building Conservation, Mortars, Plasters and Renders|
|Author||:||John Ashurst, Nicola Ashurst|
|Publisher||:||Wiley - 1988-08-10|