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Builders Vade Mecum

Builders Vade Mecum

A snapshot of the architectural and construction industry in the mid-1700s. The Builder's Vade Mecum is a snapshot of the architectural and construction industry during the mid 18th century.

Building Timber and Iron Work Burn

Building Timber and Iron Work Burn

Building Timber and Iron Work Burn - Written for students in the building construction trade, this manual provides a good description of each of the materials timber, iron and lead.

Cast Iron in Building

Cast Iron in Building

This book describes and illustrates the uses of cast iron in the mid 20th century. Also gives a history of the use of cast iron in buildings as well as its characteristics, properties and production.

Cement, concrete and bricks

Cement, concrete and bricks

An extensive manual on the materials cement, concrete and brick. Includes chapters on the physical properties of each, their production, and the raw materials associated with their manufacture.

Concrete: its use in buildings

Concrete: its use in buildings

The history and application of concrete in building construction. Includes chapters on the raw materials of concrete, its production, required machinery, and structural uses.

Decorative Metal Work

Decorative Metal Work

"Decorative Metal Work" is a volume displaying photos and drawings of the Gardner company's work in traditional and modern settings. The document is available to view online.

Dry Rot in Timber

Dry Rot in Timber

"Dry Rot in Timber" is a pamphlet produced from a paper read before the London Architectural Association on dry rot. The document includes a range of helpful illustrations.