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Author: BRANZ,
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1997


Query on deck loading is answered with information taken from NZ standard 4203:1992 for domestic balconies; omission in BRANZ Bulletin 357: "Thermal insulation of houses" relating to thermal resistance to be noted. Mention is made of an electronic index to BUILD magazine articles available now on the BRANZ Internet home page.

Further Details

Short Title: BRANZ Guideline July 1997
Issue: July
Publisher: BRANZ (Building Research Association of New Zealand)
Accession Number: 2.7.03
Keywords: New Zealand, housing improvement, air, regulation compliance
Reads: 286