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    FLAT ROOFS WITH CONTINUOUSLY SUPPORTED COVERINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2003

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Committees responsible
    Foreword
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Types of flat roof
    5 Materials and components
    6 General design considerations
    7 Falls and drainage
    8 Structural design
    9 Thermal design
    10 Control of condensation
    11 Sound insulation
    12 Fire precautions
    13 Surface protection
    14 Roof lighting
    15 Roof plant, equipment and fixtures
    16 Security
    17 Durability of roof coverings
    18 Maintenance and repair
    19 Refurbishment and renewal
    20 Safety
    Annex A (informative) - Control of condensation in warm
                            and inverted roofs
    Annex B (normative) - Maintenance
    Annex C (normative) - Refurbishment and renewal
    Annex D (informative) - Construction (Design and Management)
                            (CDM) Regulations
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    Specifies recommendations on the design and application of flat roofs with continuously supported roof coverings. Covers weather-tightness, drainage, thermal design, sound installation, condensation control, structural support, fire precautions, maintenance and repair.

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    Committee B/209/1
    Development Note Supersedes BS 6229(1982) and 00/105250 DC. (04/2003)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Superseded By

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