This guide takes a have a look at the historical past and use of minimize, rubbed and gauged brickwork; the usage of equipment and gear and the diversities among ancient and latest bricks to be able to tell conservation and recovery selections.
The guide makes use of case research from England, Eire and the USA as an example the usage of other fabrics and strategies on homes ranging in age.

Written by way of Dr. Gerard Lynch, the prime authority on this matter space, this guide shall be of specific pastime to architectural historians, architects running on ancient homes and construction conservators.

* In-intensity have a look at the historical past and conservation of gauged brick paintings set in context via illuminating case research
* Writer’s palms-on revel in makes the guide related to present practices these days
* Obviously presentations how abilities and strategies can tell conservation and recovery selections