Understanding the Building Regulations

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Taylor & Francis, 2001 - Architecture - 212 pages
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This is a new edition of the highly successful introductory guide to current Building Regulations and Approval Documents. Including the major revisions to part B, it is an essential tool for those involved in design and construction and for those who require knowledge of building control. Thoroughly revised and updated, it will provide all the information necessary to design and build to the building regulations. This is an essential tool for construction professionals requiring a 'pocket book' guide to the regulations.
  

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Contents

1 The Building Regulations 2000
1
Materials and workmanship
13
Structure
18
Fire safety
28
Site preparation and resistance to moisture
83
Toxic substances
94
Resistance to the passage of sound
96
Ventilation
115
Drainage and waste disposal
131
Heatproducing appliances
145
Stairs ramps and guards
153
Conservation of fuel and power
163
Access and facilities for disabled people
180
Glazingsafety in relation to impact opening and cleaning
197
Further Information
203
Index
209

Hygiene
125

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