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DIG 499 Designing roofs for climate change. Modifications to good practice guidance
Presents recommendations on proposed modifications to guidance on good practice in roof design and construction for many types of roof in the light of predicted climate changes. Encompasses structural considerations, responding to rainfall and driving rain, thermal design, use of suitably durable materials, fire safety, and installation.
Saunders, G. K.
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