An introduction to designing masonry constructed homes to comply with the 2013 edition of Approved Document L1A (England) and specifications that may be adopted. The effects of thermal bridging, a considerable impact upon overall compliance, are also illustrated.
Written and illustrated for NHBC Foundation by Richards Partington Architects. Categorised by the NHBC Foundation as a Guide.
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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