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Internal Floor Finishes

Specifiers' Handbook for Inclusive Design

Author: Centre for Accessible Housing (UK),
Type: Electronic Book
Year: 2006


Covers detailed aspects of internal floor finishes, including staircases, in non-domestic buildings. It covers general design issues common to most types of flooring as well as particular requirements for specific locations such as entrances, kitchens and sports halls. Operation and maintenance issues, including cleaning, that need to be considered at the design stage are also indicated.

Further Details

Pages: 62
Publish Location: London
Publisher: Centre for Accessible Housing (UK)
ISBN/ISSN: 10-1-85946-255-3 13-978-1-85946-255-3
Keywords: floors, floor, domestic, inclusive design, accessible, flooring
Reads: 258