This handy pocket ebook brings together a plethora of useful information that architects need on everyday basis – on-site or in the studio. It provides clear guidance and indispensable detail on a wide range of issues, from planning policy through environmental design to abiding by Building Regulations, from structural and services matters to materials characteristics and detailing. This 5th edition includes the updating of regulations, standards and sources across a broad range of topics.
Brief and easy to use, the Architect’s Pocket Book, 5th Edition, (ePub/PDF) has sold well over 90,000 copies to the nation’s architects, architecture students, construction professionals, and designers who do not have an architectural background but need to understand the basics, fast.This is the famous, compact blue book that you can’t afford to be without.
“It is invaluable for smaller architectural practice. Brimming with drawings, tables, and symbol guides, this is a must for use at the drawing board, computer or on-site.” — Stadia magazine
“A good simple to read guide for site use” — Alan Jarvis, Lecturer
“This little gem is crucial for any architect, builder, surveyor, engineer, student, in fact, anyone connected with the building industry. Information is clearly shown in a no-nonsense style. The well-illustrated diagrams help the building regs. appear almost logical”
“I have bought this book because I am studying architecture at school and think that it is really helpful. Buy it for building regulations, Planning info, measurements, tips, and tricks of the trade”
“Very useful in giving quick and easy references to various architectural data.’ — Sarah Radif, Course Leader
NOTE: The product includes the ebook, Architect’s Pocket Book, 5th Edition in ePub. A converted PDF is available on request. No access codes are included.