"Facade Construction Manual" provides a systematic survey of contemporary expertise in the application of new materials and energy-efficient technologies in facade design. It surveys the facade design requirements made by various types of buildings, as well as the most important materials, from natural stone through to synthetics, and documents a diversity of construction forms for a wide range of building types.

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

ISBN-13: 9783764371098