Elkink, Alide,

Renovate 1940-1960s / BRANZ renovate 1940-1960s [author, Alide Elkink ; technical editor, Trevor Pringle ; drawings, Allan Bulleyment]. - 124 pages : colour illustrations ; 30 cm - Renovate ; 4 .

Some copies have the corrected ISBN on labels fixed to back cover and title page verso.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-24).

"Few current books specifically cover the construction of housing from the 1940s-1960s. This book provides a technical resource for the building industry by identifying and describing the principal characteristics of these houses, the materials and finishes used, and how they were built. This is the fourth in the BRANZ Renovate series of books about the renovation of houses from different eras. The previous books covered the villa, the bungalow and the art deco house, and the final in the series will be the 1970s house"--

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Dwellings--Conservation and restoration--New Zealand
Dwellings--Maintenance and repair.
House construction--New Zealand.
Buildings--Repair and reconstruction--New Zealand.
Building materials--New Zealand.