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BS 8103-3:2009 Structural design of low-rise buildings. Code of practice for timber floors and roofs for housing
Gives recommendations for the sizes, grades and any limitations (such as notching) of certain timber elements, fixings, and their connections with masonry walls etc. It applies to detached, semi-detached, terraced houses and flats of not more than three storeys above ground, intended for domestic occupation.
Supersedes BS 8103-3:1996.
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