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Floors

  • Ivor H. Seeley
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Abstract

This chapter examines the various types of floor and the constructional techniques and materials used in their provision. The techniques employed must be considered in relation to the functional requirements, in order to achieve a satisfactory form of construction. The form of construction selected may also influence the provision of other elements. For instance, the thickness of floors will affect the height of walling, and the choice between a solid or suspended ground floor can affect the location of services and the size of the heating installation.

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© Ivor H. Seeley 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ivor H. Seeley
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  1. 1.Trent PolytechnicNottinghamUK

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