What do the new building regulations mean for me?

In the past people would often have taken the drawings used for the planning application, and used them for building (in truth this has often lead the problems). But with the new regulations clients now have to submit varies detailed drawings, calculations and certificates etc. when lodging the commencement notice to the local authority (LA). [...]

Building air tightness

I'm coming across lots of problems and mistakes on site, along with some unnecessarily detailing. Air tightness is something you would think about when putting together builders drawings; especially if you are dry-lining the property. Key area's to get right are: window junctions ceiling junctions floor junctions We got [...]