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Decks and balconies: summer safety checklist.

BRANZ Bulletin

Author: BRANZ,
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2001


BRANZ (The Building Research Association of New Zealand) recommends that you do 10 safety checks in the following areas : deck clearances, deck timber junctions, deck bolts and flashings, deck surface, deck handrails and balustrades, balcony bolts and flashings, balcony junctions, balcony drainage, balcony floor surface, balcony walls.

Further Details

Short Title: Home Series - HS001
Issue: 1
Accession Number: 27.8.03
Keywords: housing improvement, design, safety improvement
Reads: 201