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  1. Finishes (2010)

    Director
    Keith Jacques; Duncan Marshall
    Producer
    Keith Jacques; Duncan Marshall
    Subject
    Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    VHS (PAL, 27 minutes), £65.00

    A completely revised and updated version of the 1995 film . It covers the principles and application of external and internal renders. The last part of the films looks at internal partitions. Using a mixture...

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  2. Walls 1 (2010)

    Subject
    Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 29 minutes), £75.00

    A completely revised version of the original 1998 version, this film describes solid brick, block and stone walls which are likely to be found in both existing and new housing. Using a mixture of site...

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  3. Improving Energy Efficiency in Existing Houses (2010)

    Subject
    Architecture; Civil Engineering & Building; Energy
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 30 minutes), £75.00

    Looks at how the energy efficiency of existing houses can be improved by relatively simple and sometimes inexpensive measures. Specifically the film covers areas where heat is lost; U Values; ventilation and...

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  4. Victorian House Technology (2010)

    Subject
    Architecture; Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 30 minutes), £75.00

    Victorian Britain was a time of rapid social and economic change. In this buoyant climate, new technologies were developed for the supply of water, for sanitation, better lighting and heating and these had a...

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  5. House 1905 (2007)

    Subject
    Architecture; Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 50 minutes), £75.00

    The film, in two parts, provides an introduction to the construction of an early Edwardian terraced house and also examines some of the defects present in the house 100 years later. It explains how the house...

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  6. Foundation Failure and Repairs (2007)

    Subject
    Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 32 minutes), £75.00

    An introduction to foundation failure and repairs. It briefly explains the evolution of modern house foundations, summarises and illustrates the main causes of failure and describes a number of options for...

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  7. Walls 2 (Revised 2007) (2006)

    Subject
    Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 29 minutes), £75.00

    This film, originally made in 1993, has been extensively revised. New site footage and comprehensive, but easily assimilated, new graphics help explain the principles and construction of modern cavity walls...

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  8. House 2006 (2006)

    Subject
    Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 33 minutes), £75.00

    An introduction to modern house building. It follows the construction of a small housing estate, built on the grounds of a former hospital, and developed jointly by Bovis Homes and Knightstone Housing...

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  9. Detroit: Ruin of a City (2005)

    Director
    Michael Chanan; Ralph Steiner
    Subject
    Social Studies
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 NTSC, 92 minutes), £115.00 [University rate]

    Once an industrial powerhouse and the hub of the American automobile industry, Detroit is now in serious decline and one of the poorest, most segregated cities in the USA. With the participation of Detroit...

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  10. Foundations (2004)

    Subject
    Civil Engineering & Building
    Distribution
    Sale, VHS (PAL, 29 minutes), £65.00

    This revised film on Foundations replaces an earlier film (1995) and contains new graphics, new site footage and more comprehensive coverage. It explains the principles and practice of domestic foundations...

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