Facades - Principles of Construction

Author(s): Ulrich Knaack

design & construction | Birkhauser

This book demonstrates the principles of facade construction. Guidelines are suggested for good detailing. The installation procedures are described for the most common materials - glass, wood, steel, concrete, and aluminum. Numerous drawings made specially for the book explain the principles of the individual types of facade which are then illustrated with built examples.


Product Information

Prof. Ulrich Knaack, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands

General Fields

  • : 9783038210443
  • : Birkhauser
  • : Birkhauser Verlag AG
  • : September 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 135
  • : Ulrich Knaack