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Thermal Bridging Construction Details   -   Enhancements 12 Apr Thermal Bridging Construction Details - Enhancements Cavity Trays Ltd, the longest-established company in its specialised field has drawn attention to the excellent thermal bridging junction details published... Read More
Getting an Exempt Conservatory Out of the Ground Economically 5 Feb Getting an Exempt Conservatory Out of the Ground Economically Getting an Exempt Conservatory Out of the Ground Economically   Sub structure work to a conservatory can be restricted to a single brick foundation... Read More
Masonry Sills - Avoid the Achilles Heel 7 Jan Masonry Sills - Avoid the Achilles Heel Masonry Sills – Avoid the Achilles Heel.  A masonry sill in brick, tile or stone is required to do two things:  1) Externally it must... Read More
Interfacing Cavity Barrier Stops 18 Oct Interfacing Cavity Barrier Stops Interfacing Cavity Barrier Stops Smoke + Fire + Water + Sound 2.2BR(S) – mandatory Every building that is divided into more than one area of... Read More
A Discreet Method of Removing Water That Permeates Masonry 31 Aug A Discreet Method of Removing Water That Permeates Masonry A Discreet Method of Removing Water That Permeates Masonry Water retention within cavity wall masonry can affect the aesthetics, thermal performance... Read More
Ventilating Under Floors - Your Choices Increased 20 Jul Ventilating Under Floors - Your Choices Increased Ventilating Under Floors – Your Choices Increased  The Building Regulations require voids under suspended concrete floors to be ventilated... Read More