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Structural analysis of historic buildings : restoration, preservation, and adaptive reuse applications for architects and engineers /
By Rabun, J. Stanley.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 493-495) and index.Assessment methodology: Material chronology, early building laws, and loads -- Foundation systems of American historic buildings -- Historic American building systems: Walls and columns -- Historic American floor systems -- Beams -- Historic American roof systems: Lateral bracing of buildings -- The historic material assessment -- Bibliography -- Index.
© c2000., Wiley,

Buildings for all seasons: Energy conservation in historic structures, video. [videorecording]
© 1991., Dept. of Natural Resources,

Caring for your old house : a guide for owners and residents /
By Kitchen, Judith L.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 188-192) and index.
© c1991., Preservation Press,

Information: a preservation sourcebook /
Includes bibliographical references.
© 1984-, Preservation Press,

Caring for your historic house /
Includes bibliographical references (pages 246-249) and index.Why care about your historic house?--Geting to know your house--Establishing a maintenance program--Structural systems--Roofs--Exterior masonry--Exterior woodwork--Wooden windows--Exterior paints and other finishes--Plaster--wallpapers--Interior paints and other finishes--Interior woodwork--Flooring and floor finishes--heating, cooling, and ventilating systems--Kitchens and bathrooms--Lighting and electrical systems--Caring for the landscape--Fire protection--Appraisals, insurance, preservation easements, and estate planning.

Historic preservation : curatorial management of the built world.
By Fitch, James Marston.
© c1990., University Press of Virginia,

Historic preservation : project planning & estimating /
Includes bibliographical references (p. 647-660) and index.
© c2000., R.S. Means Co., CMD Group,

The restoration manual : an illustrated guide to the preservation and restoration of old buildings /
By Bullock, Orin M.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
© 1983, c1966., Van Nostrand Reinhold,

Patterns of change [videorecording] : historic preservation in Georgia /
Produced by Jim Crouch and Becky Marshall.
© c1988., Georgia Dept. of Natural Resources,

PRESERVATION OF GEORGIA COURTHOUSES THROUGH HISTORIC DOCUMENTATION AND PHO
By HARDY,JANICE.
© 1979, JANICE HARDY

Respectful rehabilitation : answers to your questions about old buildings /
Bibliography: p. 173-178.Getting started -- The environment -- Building site -- Structural systems -- Masonry: adobe, brick, stone, terra cotta, concrete, stucco and mortar -- Wood: clapboard, weatherboard, shingles and other wooden siding -- Architectural metals: cast iron, steel, pressed tin, aluminum and zinc -- Roofs and roofing -- Windows and doors -- Storefronts -- Entrances, porches and steps -- Exterior finishes -- Interior features -- New construction -- Mechanical systems: heating, air conditioning, electrical, plumbing and fire protection -- Safety and code requirements -- The Secretary of the Interiors standards for rehabilitation -- Guidelines for rehabilitating historic buildings -- Reading about rehabilitation -- Where to get help.
© c1982., Preservation Press,

The preservation of historic architecture : the U.S. government's official guidelines for preserving historic homes /
Includes bibliographical references (p. 531).Assessing cleaning and water-repellent treatments for historic masonry buildings -- Repointing mortar joints in historic masonry buildings -- Conserving energy in historic buildings -- Roofing for historic buildings -- Preservation of historic adobe buildings -- Dangers of abrasive cleaning to historic buildings -- The preservation of historic glazed architectural terra-cotta -- Aluminum and vinyl siding on historic buildings and the appropriateness of substitute materials for resurfacing historic wood frame buildings -- The repair of historic wooden windows -- Exterior paint problems on historic woodwork -- Rehabilitating historic storefronts -- The preservation of historic pigmented structural glass -- The repair and thermal upgrading of historic steel windows -- New exterior additions to historic buildings: preservation concerns -- Preservation of historic concrete: problems and general approaches -- The use of substitute materials on historic building exteriors -- Architectural character: identifying the visual aspects of historic buildings as an aid to preserving their character -- Rehabilitating interiors in historic buildings identifying and preserving character-defining elements -- The repair and replacement of historic wooden shingle roofs -- The preservation of historic barns -- Restoring historic flat plaster--walls and ceilings -- The preservation and repair of historic stucco -- Preserving historic ornamental plaster -- Heating, ventilating, and cooling historic buildings: problems and recommended approaches -- The preservation of historic signs -- The preservation and repair of historic log buildings -- The maintenance and repair of architectural cast iron -- Painting historic interiors -- The repair, replacement, and maintenance of historic slate roofs -- The preservation and repair of historic clay tile roofs -- Mothballing historic buildings -- Making historic properties accessible -- The preservation and repair of historic stained and leaded glass -- Applied decoration for historic interiors--preserving composition ornament -- Understanding old buildings: the process of architectural investigation -- Protecting cultural landscapes: planning, treatment, and management of historic landscapes -- Appropriate methods for reducing lead-paint hazards in historic housing -- Removing graffiti from historic masonry -- Holding the line: controlling unwanted moisture in historic buildings -- Preserving historic ceramic tile floors -- The seismic retrofit of historic buildings: keeping preservation in the forefront.
© c2004., Lyons Press,

Structural analysis of historic buildings : restoration, preservation, and adaptive reuse applications for architects and engineers /
By Rabun, J. Stanley.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 493-495) and index.Assessment methodology: Material chronology, early building laws, and loads -- Foundation systems of American historic buildings -- Historic American building systems: Walls and columns -- Historic American floor systems -- Beams -- Historic American roof systems: Lateral bracing of buildings -- The historic material assessment -- Bibliography -- Index.
© c2000., Wiley,

From the ground up : a preservation plan for Georgia, 2001-2006.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 97-100)
© 2001., Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Historic Preservation Division,

Historic preservation handbook /
By Irwin, J. Kirk.
© c2003., McGraw-Hill,