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Pink is tough: A quick guide to timber treatment for enclosed framing

Building Code compliance > B Stability > B2 Durability > Pink is tough: A quick guide to timber treatment for enclosed framing
Guidance about timber treatment H1.2 when using radiata pine or Douglas fir for enclosed framing in buildings.

Anchor capacity at concrete slab floor edges

Building Code compliance > B Stability > B2 Durability > Anchor capacity at concrete slab floor edges
Know the pitfalls when using anchor connections on timber framed walls and concrete slabs-on-ground.

Building Code solution for installing solar water heaters

Building Code compliance > G Services and facilities > G12 Water supplies > Solar water heaters
Building Code compliance for solar water heaters.

Modification of the durability periods described in Clause B2.3.1

Building Code compliance > B Stability > B2 Durability > Modification of the durability periods
Compliance with B2 is essentially achieved when the building is substantially complete, with the durability period start

Heat pump water heaters

Building Code compliance > G Services and facilities > G12 Water supplies > Heat pump water heaters
Heat pump water heaters, how they work and whether building consents are needed.

Roof domes (acrylic or polycarbonate) and potential failure

Building Code compliance > B Stability > B1 Structure > Roof domes (acrylic or polycarbonate) and potential failure
Roof domes must be designed for the worst effects from weather, plus anticipated people or maintenance loads.

Recladding roofs (building consent requirements clarified)

Building Code compliance > B Stability > B2 Durability > Recladding roofs (building consent requirements clarified)
Information on replacing roofs that fail within the first 15 years, and whether a consent is needed for the work.

Durability vs warranty

Building Code compliance > B Stability > B2 Durability > Durability vs warranty
Understand the difference between Building Code durability requirements and product and implied warranties.

Are your high-strength structural steel bolts up to spec and correctly installed?

Building Code compliance > B Stability > B1 Structure > Are your high-strength structural steel bolts up to spec and correctly installed?
Quality assurance procedures for people working with high-strength structural steel bolts.

Timber and timber-based flooring in wet areas

Building Code compliance > B Stability > B2 Durability > Timber and timber-based flooring in wet areas
Guidance on interpreting treatment of flooring in wet areas in NZS 3602: Timber and Wood Based Products for Use in Build

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