IHBC Technical Bibliography
Basic Technical Advice. Brick. Building Construction. Building Defects. Building Types. Chimneys. Cleaning. Craftsmen. Damp. Decoration. Earth Buildings. Floors. General Conservation. Glass. Joinery. Materials General. Metal. Mortars, Renders and Plasters. Repairs General. Repointing General. Roofing and roof materials. Stone. Structural and Surveying. Thatch. Timber. Windows. Search. Return to main IHBC site.



The International Book of Wood

ISBN 0-85533-081-3

Published by: Mitchell Beazley from (1976 to 1992)

Colour illustrated reference book covering all aspects of wood and its uses from the anatomy of a tree and timber types to its processing and uses in architecture, engineering and cultural significance.


Register of Craftsmen

Published by: Northamptonshire County Council
Area covered: East Midlands
Associated website:

A list of craftsmen within the Northamptonshire area such as Blacksmiths, Stone Masons & Building Conservation.


Register of Thatches

Published by: East Northamptonshire Council
Area covered: East Midlands
Associated website:

A guide to registered thatches within East Northamptonshire