BS 5250:2011 Code of practice for control of condensation in buildings
Examines the causes and effects of condensation (both surface and interstitial) in buildings. Recommendations and guidance are given for avoiding problems with high moisture levels and condensation in buildings, looking at risks associated with excessive humidity in buildings including mould growth and condensation, damaging to both the occupants health and the building fabric. Looking at sources of water vapour as well as how to manage risk through design, construction and operation.
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