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1Introduction to building technology
2Site investigation and the type of ground
3.2Establishing the correct depth of the trench using a traveller
3.15Steel trench sheets and telescopic struts
4.3Lines of shear failure on wide and thin foundation
4.6Deep strip foundation
4.7Stepped foundation
Stepped foundations
6Single-storey basements
6.3Line of raking struts inside the line of the basement wall
6.4The dumpling method of basement excavation
6.5Externally applied mastic asphalt tanking
6.8Drained cavity protection
7Bricks and blocks
Brick terminology
7.3Typical hollow concrete block
8External walls
8.2The centre of bearing of a floor joist in the inner quarter of a solid wall
8.7Thermal insulation applied to the external face of a wall
9Bonding and openings in walls
9.1Stretcher bond to a half-brick wall
English garden wall bond
9.3Flemish bond to a one-and-a-half brick wall
Flemish garden wall bond
9.7Precast concete boot lintel to a cavity wall
9.8Precast concrete lintel and mild steel flat section to a cavity wall
9.10Segmental rough arch
9.12Cambered arch
9.15Reveal to a solid wall
9.16Reveal to a cavity wall
9.18Brick cill to a cavity wall
9.19Precast concrete cill with water bar to a solid wall
11Ground floors
12Upper floors
12.2Support to the joists at an internal wall
12.4Restraint straps to joists running parallel to an external wall
12.7A housed joint
12.9A tusked tenon joint
13Flat roof construction
13.2Wind paths over a roof
13.4Eaves detail where the joists finish flush with the external wall
13.10Cold deck design
13.11Warm deck design
14Flat roof coverings
14.2Drip joint to lead sheet roofing
14.3Roll joint to copper sheet roofing
15Pitched roof construction
The close couple roof
15.2A close couple roof
15.4A binder strengthening the ceiling joists
15.7A scarf joint
15.8Vertical support to a purlin
15.9A triple roof
15.10A trussed rafter
15.11Trussed plate fixing to a trussed rafter
15.13A gable ladder and barge board
16Pitched roof coverings
16.6A flashing to a chimney stack
17Timber frame and steel frame house construction
17.1Platform frame construction
17.2Balloon frame construction
17.4Volumetric units
18Windows and glazing
18.1A double glazed window
18.2Two panes of glass fitted into a double rebated frame
18.4A coupled window
18.6A standard timber casement window
18.7A modified timber casement window
18.9A timber vertically sliding window
18.15Fixing steel windows to a timber sub-frame
18.16A casement fastener
19.3A cellular core door
19.4A semi-solid core door
19.5A solid core door
19.7A typical FD30 fire door
19.8A ledged and braced matchboarded door
19.12A rising butt hinge
20.5Joiningof the treads and risers to the string
21Plasters and plasterboards
22Internal walls and partitions
22.2Thickening of a ground floor slab beneath a loadbearing partition
22.5A steel stud partition
23Internal finishes
23.1A monolithic screed
23.3An unbonded screed
23.5Timber strip flooring
23.7Dry lining using timber battens
23.9The dot and dab method of fixing dry lining
24External wall finishes
24.1Bell mouth detail of rendering at dpc with brick plinth
24.3Cover flashing to tiling at the head of the wall
24.4Tilting fillet to tiles at the foot of the wall
24.5Corner tiles
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Building Technology

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Published by: Mahmoud Shakouri on Apr 17, 2012
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