Includes articles on the revised NHBC chapter regarding tolerances and finishes, balcony access, sound insulation for soil and vent pipes, the new part G of the Building Regulations, advice for locating and installing gas meters, and access to flues in concealed voids. Also includes the Sustainability extra supplement.
This document is no longer available from the original publisher, therefore the status is unconfirmed. The NHBC Technical newsletters Standards Extra and Sustainability Extra were replaced by Technical Extra in 2011.
Formed in 1936, the NHBC is the standard setting body for new and newly converted homes in the UK.
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