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    DescriptionThe Building Regulations: Explained and Illustrated provides a detailed, authoritative and well illustrated guide to building control in England and Wales. This latest edition has been substantially revised to include revised chapters on Part A Structural Stability, Part C Materials, Part E Sound, Part F Ventilation, Part L Conservation of Fuel and Power, Part M Access, and a completely new chapter on Part P Electrical Safety. A host of smaller changes to the administration of the Regulations are also included.


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    Title
    The Building Regulations
    Subtitle
    Explained and Illustrated
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) M.J. Billington, By (author) Keith Bright, By (author) J. R. Waters
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 968
    Width: 181 mm
    Height: 254 mm
    Thickness: 48 mm
    Weight: 2,036 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781405159227
    ISBN 10: 1405159227
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAW
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S5.4
    BISAC V2.8: TEC005000
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKW, 1DBKE
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: TNK
    B&T Merchandise Category: SCI
    B&T General Subject: 710
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 14
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 04
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 41
    Ingram Subject Code: TE
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 03
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16860
    Libri: I-TE
    BISAC V2.8: TEC009020, LAW019000
    BIC subject category V2: LNCQ, 1DBKW, 1DBKE
    DC22: 343.4107869
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: LAW068000
    DC22: 343.41/07869
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A84150000
    LC classification: KD1140 .W48 2007
    BISAC region code: 1.1.2.2.0.0.0
    Ingram Theme: INDS/LAWSTD
    Thema V1.0: KNJ, TNK, LNDK, LNCQ
    Edition
    13, Revised
    Edition statement
    13th Revised edition
    Publisher
    John Wiley and Sons Ltd
    Imprint name
    Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
    Publication date
    01 May 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Chicester
    Author Information
    M J Billington (BSc, MRICS, Consultant and former Senior Lecturer in Building Control, De Montfort University, Leicester), K T Bright (MSc FRICS FBEng MCIOB NRAC, Consultant) and J R Waters (BSc, MPhil, PhD, MCIBSE, CEng, Honorary Research Fellow, Coventry University)
    Review quote
    'The cost of getting some detail wrong far outweighs the price of this book...For any builder, plumber or carpenter working in the UK I would say that this book is a must. Even if it the only book you own it is worth having.' Professional Builder 'This is, without doubt, a publication produced by experts who have achieved their aim of providing a wide-ranging and straightforward guidance document.' Building Engineer August 2007 'vastly enlightening' The RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Journal
    Back cover copy
    "The Building Regulations: Explained and Illustrated" provides a detailed, authoritative and well illustrated guide to building control in England and Wales. This latest edition has been substantially revised to include revised chapters on Part A Structural Stability, Part C Materials, Part E Sound, Part F Ventilation, Part L Conservation of Fuel and Power, Part M Access, and a completely new chapter on Part P Electrical Safety. A host of smaller changes to the administration of the Regulations are also included.
    Table of contents
    I: Legal and Administrative. 1 Building control: an overview. 2 The Building Regulations and approved documents. 3 Local authority control. 4 Private certification. 5 Work under the supervision of a competent person. II: Technical. 6 Structural stability (Part A). 7 Fire (Part B). 8 Materials, workmanship, site preparation and moisture exclusion (Part C). 9 Toxic substances (Part D). 10 Sound insulation (Part E). 11 Ventilation (Part F). 12 Hygiene (Part G). 13 Drainage and waste disposal (Part H). 14 Combustion appliances and fuel storage systems (Part J). 15 Protection from falling, collision and impact (Part K). 16 Conservation of fuel and power (Part L). 17 Access to and use of buildings (Part M). 18 Glazing (Part N). 19 Electrical safety (Part P). III: Appendices. Local Acts of Parliament