EC5 standards

Impact of EC5 Standards on Floor Joists and Attic Trusses

Impact of EC5 Standards on Floor Joists and Attic Trusses Under current EC5 standards, Deflection Limits are based on product capability, replacing the British Standards, where fixed limits applied to floor joists and attic trusses. This gives us the flexibility to help our customer improve the client experience of their house-buyers, and reduce aftercare costs[…]

NHBC TECHNICAL GUIDANCE

NHBC TECHNICAL GUIDANCE – Spandrel Panels to Cold Roofs 7.2/25 January 2018

As you may be aware, the NHBC have released new technical guidelines regarding the construction and site installation of spandrel panels and gable panels. NHBC TECHNICAL GUIDANCE – Spandrel Panels to Cold Roofs Click here to access the document in full. The main points to be aware of are as follows: The minimum build up[…]

social housing

Jarvis Contracting Social Housing, Watford

Jarvis Contracting is closely involved with the social housing sector, and has built hundreds of homes for housing associations, local authorities and private companies. We are delighted to be working with Jarvis to provide the following: Flat roof Ecojoists designed to a 1.5 Degree pitch. Additional loadings for green roof system and solar panels, where[…]