More Details about Time-Saver Standards for Building Types

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Author(s)Joseph De Chiara
PublisherMcGraw Hill
Publish YearJanuary 2014


This book is the only comprehensive reference to all building types available. It contains all the essential design criteria and standards needed to prepare preliminary designs, execute programming requirements, and analyze the functions and uses of a building. Key Features: * Only major reference work to focus on building types * New international examples and full metrification make the book a truly global publication * Topical issues of rehabilitation, change of use, preservation, accessibility, energy conservation, and environmental regulations are highlighted * new material includes home offices, entertainment centers, assisted living, , primary-care and wellness facilities, day-care and nursery facilities, jails and prisons, places of worship, health clubs, international sports facilities, and new rail facilities