Building Services Handbook by Fred Hall, Roger Greeno

There are two text books that will get you through your course, one is the Building Construction Handbook and the other is the Building Services Handbook From

Building Services Handbook: Incorporating Current Building & Construction RegulationsWith easy too understand diagrams, plain English explanations and covering every topic this book is ideal whether you are starting your first construction course or are an experienced pro who wants a straightforward and comprehensive source of reference.

This new 5th edition includes extended information on water system components, control systems for hot water and heating, ventilation and air conditioning, drainage, gas appliance flues and further examples of design calculations. It has also been revised and expanded to take into account recent amendments to the Building Regulations Approved Documents and guidance from British and European Standards.

This book is suitable as a source of reference for a wide selection of courses from NVQ level to those studying for a foundation degree. For advanced courses you will need more detailed information but this hand book provides a useful starting point – particularly where the subjects are unfamiliar.

Fred Hall and Roger Greeno are both prolific text book authors and well respected authorities within the construction industry and over the years have helped countless students through their courses on towards exam success.