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STD 2 NHBC Standards 2014. Part 2 - Materials

Publication Year

2014

Document Status

Red 
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Abstract

Gives technical requirements, performance standards and guidance for the design and construction of dwellings acceptable to NHBC. Covers: 2.1 Concrete and its reinforcement and 2.3 Timber preservation (natural solid timber).

Document History

Superseded by NHBC Standards 2016 (NHBC, 2015). Effective from 1 January 2014. Part 10 is no longer allocated and does not appear in the set.

Publisher Information

National House Building Council

Formed in 1936, the NHBC is the standard setting body for new and newly converted homes in the UK.

Customer Services
NHBC
NHBC House
Davy Avenue
Knowhill
MK5 8FP
UK

Website: www.nhbc.co.uk/
Email: cssupport@nhbc.co.uk
Tel: 0844 633 1000

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