BS 5534-1:1997 Code of practice for slating and tiling (including shingles). Design (Withdrawn)
Deals with design, material and application recommendations for slates, tiles and shingles and their associated fittings and accessories used in the construction of pitched roofs and vertical cladding appliances. Rain and wind resistance, along with durability, thermal insulation, the control of condensation, fire resistance, sound, environmental and health and safety issues are also considered.
Supersedes BS 5534-1:1990 and BS 5534-2:1986. Superseded by BS 5534:2003.
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