Building Services study guide
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University of Cape Town
The Building Services Study Guide presents and illustrates the installation and construction of different types of building service components such as plumbing, drainage, electrical, heating, air-conditioning, ventillation and fire prevention systems used in residential and simple buildings. The resource material presents a guide to the installation of drainages, cold and hot water distribution systems, electical wiring and components, heating, ventillating and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems, and fire prevention systems in residential and simple buildings. It introduces the reader to factors that affect the choice of the various building service systems in use, the characteristics of the materials used, and the regulatory requirements that guide the installation of the identified building services systems.
Windapo, A., Windapo, B. 2013. Building Services study guide. Textbook. University of Cape Town.