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Timber decay in buildings

Brian Ridout

Timber decay in buildings

the conservation approach to treatment

by Brian Ridout

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Published by E & FN Spon in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Wood -- Deterioration,
  • Wooden-frame buildings -- Conservation and restoration

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 210-221) and index

    StatementBrian Ridout
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA422 .R54 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 232 p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18097293M
    ISBN 100419188207
    LC Control Number99020873

    Discussion. Dry rot is the term given to brown rot decay caused by certain fungi that deteriorate timber in buildings and other wooden construction without an apparent source of moisture. The term is a misnomer because all wood decaying fungi need a minimum amount of moisture before decay begins. The decayed wood takes on a dark or browner crumbly appearance, with . One of an occasional series of book reviews: Unfortunately, many buildings throughout the world are at an increased risk of timber decay. If you are interested in taking an in-depth look at this topic, Timber Decay in Buildings: The Conservation Approach to Treatment: Decay, Treatment and Conservation: The Conservation Approach to Treatment (Guides for Practitioners) will .

    Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Timber Decay in Buildings: The Conservation Approach to Treatment: Decay, Treatment and Conservation: The Conservation Approach to Treatment (Guides for Practitioners) at /5(5). Timber decay organisms cannot be eradicated even by the most Draconian pesticide treatments. However, they can flourish in buildings only if the environmental conditions are suitable. Even with the loss of traditional skills and the complexities introduced into building by new materials and uses, these conditions can easily be avoided with a.

    Timber framing and "post-and-beam" construction are traditional methods of building with heavy timbers, creating structures using squared-off and carefully fitted and joined timbers with joints secured by large wooden pegs. It is commonplace in wooden buildings through the 19th century. If the structural frame of load-bearing timber is left exposed on the exterior of the building it . This is a book about the insects and fungi that may appear in building timbers if unnoticed or unavoidable maintenance problems allow them to remain damp. Timber Decay in Buildings and its Treatment - Brian Ridout - Oxford University Press.


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