Chapter 8.5 This Chapter gives guidance on meeting the Technical Requirements and recommendations for painting and decorating.
NHBC Standards do not cover aspects of health and safety relating to building operations and to the handling and use of certain building materials. Such matters are covered by statutory requirements.
This version of the Standards has been updated to include the Amendments to the Standards April 2004. Previous versions of the standards can be accessed in the Archive section (below).
Section 8.5 Contents
- Design Standard
- Selection of paint and decorative systems
- Provision of information
- Materials standards
- Preservatives, stains and paints
- Prefabricated joinery
- Sitework standards
- Prefabricated components
- Storage on site
- Quality of finish
LIST OF CHAPTERS
- Chapter 8.5 (2003)
- Amendments to the Standards (2003)