Findings from fire experiments evaluating fire spread within wall cavities and roof voids; providing guidance for designers, builders and building control on best practice in the installation and inspection of cavity barriers.
Categorised by NHBC Foundation as Primary Research. Published by HIS BRE Press on behalf of NHBC Foundation. Related to the following: NF 36: Fire performance of new residential buildings (NHBC Foundation, 2011).
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