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UK Homes and New Radon Target Level 9 Jul UK Homes and New Radon Target Level Responsibility now and in the future?   It has been known for many years that radon gas is a health hazard to occupiers of structures if concentrations... Read More
The New Part L and NHBC Conservatory Construction 15 Jun The New Part L and NHBC Conservatory Construction Good news is contained in the new Building Regulations Approved Documents L1A and L1B that deal with the conservation of fuel and power in new buildings... Read More
Cavity Barrier Problem 11 May Cavity Barrier Problem Cavity Barrier Problem.   Timer Frame construction is one form of construction that calls for the exterior wall cavity to be compartmented. This... Read More
Determining Damp Course Dimensions 30 Apr Determining Damp Course Dimensions Growth Rate of 2.5 mm per Year! It’s unusual to provide a lineal measurement to demonstrate trend growth, but 2.5mm per year is approximately the... Read More
Level Threshold Cavitray   (Threshold Isolation DPC) 1 Apr Level Threshold Cavitray (Threshold Isolation DPC) Type LTT Level Threshold Cavitray   (Threshold Isolation DPC)   The new British Standard BS 8102 released in December 2009 provides... Read More
Failure of Gable Walls 31 Mar Failure of Gable Walls Failure of Gable Walls  Structural and Protective Measures The top triangle of masonry of a gable wall must resist wind suction and be properly... Read More