In recent years, facades have become more important in architectural practice and in public perception. As well as functioning as a protective shell and visible 'face' and supplying heat and electricity, a building's exterior interacts directly with the surrounding public space. This revised and expanded new edition of the Facade Construction Manual offers readers technical and design planning fundamentals in a compact reference work. A section describing a comprehensive selection of built structures shows general and ...

Facade Construction Manual 2017, Detail, München

ISBN-13: 9783955533694

2nd edition

Trade paperback

Facade Construction Manual 2004, Birkhauser, Basel/Berlin/Boston

ISBN-13: 9783764371098