Article - 5 Dec 2003
Applies to decking subject to static and impact loads and constructed from timber boarding or wood-based panels supported on timber joists. British Standard - BSI Summary and Reference.
News - 8 Dec 2010
iLevel by Weyerhaeuser will soon provide builders and dealers with an easy way to recognize that all of its manufacturing facilities are certified to the SFI Certified Fiber Sourcing standard.
News - 14 Oct 2008
BuildIQ® University, the leading provider of Best Practices in Homebuilding®, has teamed up with Simpson Strong-Tie® to offer five online courses that train builders and contractors on how...
Article - 17 Oct 2003
This Chapter gives guidance on meeting the Technical Requirements and recommendations for flat roofs and balconies, and pitched roofs with a fully supported continuous weatherproof membrane. Standard.
News - 28 Jul 2016
The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), has compiled a comprehensive list of industry-wide Environmental Product Declarations...
Article - 29 Oct 2012
A non-load bearing partition wall can be an ideal, cost effective and simple way of making the most of the available space in a room. For example, it can allow the construction of a separate shower...
Article - 30 May 2007
This type of construction has been used successfully overseas for a number of decades.
Article - 9 Jul 2004
Timber is machine graded by passing it between rollers and measuring either the load required to give a fixed deflection or the deflection resulting from a given fixed load. Topic.
News - 6 Aug 2007
Metabo Corporation, a leading international manufacturer of professional grade portable electric power tools and abrasives for industrial, construction and welding applications, now offers a new...
Article - 24 Nov 2006
OSMA Underfloor Heating, part of the Wavin Group