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Understanding overheating - where to start: an introduction for house builders and designers

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Understanding overheating - where to start: an introduction for house builders and designers

Document Status

Current

Supplement

Building Supplement

Series

Publication

Abstract

A broad overview of overheating in new homes for house builders and designers, identifying measures to be considered at the early stages of design to safeguard new homes against overheating; featuring case studies highlighting common pitfalls.

History

Written and published for the NHBC Foundation by Richards Partington Architects. Categorised by NHBC Foundation as a Guide.

ISBN

9781848062795

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Publisher History

The NHBC Foundation - National House Building Council's independent research institution - was established in January 2006 in partnership with the BRE Trust.


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