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A Detailed Analysis of the Historical Role of Energy Efficiency in Reducing Carbon Emissions from the UK Housing Stock
A Guide to the Simplified Building Energy Model (SBEM) - What It Does and How It Works
A Protocol for the Assessment of Indoor Air Quality in Homes and Office Buildings
A Questionnaire for Studies of Sick Building Syndrome - A Report to The Royal Society of Health Advisory Group on Sick Building Syndrome
A Sustainability Checklist for Developments - A Common Framework for Developers and Local Authorities
A hydrocarbon fire standard - An assessment of existing information
AAC 'Aircrete' Blocks and Masonry - Part 1
AAC 'Aircrete' Blocks and Masonry - Part 2
Access to domestic underground drainage systems
Achieving Whole Life Value in Infrastructure and Buildings
Air Conditioning Systems in Buildings Using Air Cycle Technology - Design and Application Guide
Alkali aggregate reactions in concrete. Revised 1991.
An Independent Guide on Water Mist Systems for Residential Buildings
Aspects of fire precautions in buildings (R E H Read & W A Morris)
Aspects of fire precautions in buildings. (R.E.H.Read and W.A.Morris)
Assessing Environmental Impacts of Construction - Industry Consensus, BREEAM and UK Ecopoints
Autoclaved aerated concrete
Automatic Fire Detection and Alarm Systems - An Introductory Guide to Components and Systems
Availability of Daylight
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 0: Contents
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 10: Energy Efficient Design
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 11: Thermal Insulation
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 12: Space and Water Heating
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 13: Internal Environment
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 14: Services and Drainage
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 15: Circulation Living Rooms and Bedrooms
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 16: Kitchens
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 17: Utility Areas
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 18: Bathrooms
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 19: Appendices
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 1: Introduction
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 2: Occupants' Requirements
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 3: Site Layout, Built Form and Microclimate
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 4: Orientation, Sunlight and Solar Gain
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 5: Orientation and Daylight
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 6: Privacy and Noise
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 7: Security
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 8: Fire
BRE Housing Design Handbook - Energy and Internal Layout - Chapter 9: Safety
BRE Information Paper 6/90: Rats in Drains
BRE Methodology for Environmental Profiles of Construction Materials, Components and Buildings
BRE Project Report - Effect of Local Acts on Fire Risks
BRE Project Report - Examination of the Fire Resistance Requirements for Ducts and Dampers
BRE Project Report 204505: Effectiveness of Sprinklers in Residential Premises
BRE Project Report 213140: The Integrity of Compartmentation of Buildings During a Fire
BRE Project Report 213179: Smoke Ventilation of Common Access Areas of Flats and Maisonettes (BD2410) - Final Factual Report
BRE Project Report 79204: Smoke Shafts Protecting Fire-Fighting Shafts - Their Performance and Design
BRE Report - Energy Use in Buildings and Carbon Dioxide Emissions
BRE Report - Results of Fire Propagation Tests on Building Products
BRE Report - Results of Fire Resistance Tests on Elements of Building Construction
BRE Report: Fire safety in buildings.(H.L.Malhotra)
BREDEM - BRE Domestic Energy Model: background, philosophy and description (BR Anderson, AJ Clark, R Baldwin and N Milbank)
BREDEM-12 Model Description 2001 Update
BREEAM 98 for Offices - An Environmental Assessment Method for Office Buildings
BREEAM 98 for Offices - An Environmental Assessment Method for Office Buildings
BREEAM Version 2/91: Environmental Assessment for New Superstores and Supermarkets
BREEAM Version 4/93: Existing Offices - An Environmental Assessment for Existing Office Buildings
BREEAM Version 5/93: New Industrial Units - An Environmental Assessment for New Industrial, Warehousing and Non-Food Retail Units
BREEAM/New Offices - An environmental assessment for new office designs (version 1/93)(Josephine Prior)
Best Practice Programme - Energy Efficiency in New Housing - Low-Energy Housing at Little or No Additional Cost
Brickwork: prevention of sulphate attack
British fire legislation on means of escape 1774-1974 (R E H Read)
British statutes relating to fire (1425-1963) (R E H Read)
Brownfield Sites - Ground Related Risks for Buildings
Building Energy Modelling
Building Regulation and Health
Building Regulation and Safety
Building Regulations - Conservation of Fuel and Power - The 'Energy Target' Method of Compliance for Dwellings
Building Sustainably with Timber
Building regulation and health. (D.C.Mant & J.A.Muir-Gray)
Building regulation, health and safety
CFCs and Buildings. (New Edition) Revised 1992.
Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Non-Domestic Buildings - 2000 and Beyond
Carbon Emission Reductions from Energy Efficiency Improvements to the UK Housing Stock
Carbon Performance Rating for Offices
Cavity Barriers - Final Factual Report of the Experimental Programme
Cavity insulation
Choosing wood adhesives
Clay-ware drainage pipes: storage and handling
Client Report - Extending CabinAir Measurements to Include Older Aircraft Types Utilised in High Volume Short Haul Operation
Climate and Site Development - Part 1: General Climate of the UK
Climate and Site Development - Part 2: Influence of Microclimate
Climate and Site Development - Part 3: Improving Microclimate Through Design
Cold water storage cisterns: overflow pipes
Complying with the Code for Sustainable Homes - Lessons Learnt on the BRE Innovation Park
Concise Reviews of Building Technology: Insulation Against External Noise.
Concise reviews of building technology: Sound insulation of lightweight dwellings.
Concise reviews of building technology: Sound insulation of separating walls and floors Part 1: Walls.
Concise reviews of building technology: Sound insulation: Basic principles.
Concrete Part 1 : materials
Concrete Part 2 : specification, design and quality control
Concrete Structures in Fire - Performance, Design and Analysis
Condensing boilers
Construction and Demolition Waste - Part 1
Construction and Demolition Waste - Part 2
Construction of new buildings on gas-contaminated land.
Contaminated Land - A Review of Research at BRE
Contaminated Land - Ingress of Organic Vapours into Buildings
Contractors Health, Safety and Environment Induction Information
Control of Dust from Construction and Demolition Activities
Conventions for U-Value Calculations
Cooling Buildings in London - Overcoming the Heat Island
Corrosion of metals by wood
Creating Environmental Weightings for Construction Products - Results of a Study
Current Paper 2/83: The Incidence of Accidental Loadings in Buildings, 1971-1981
Current Paper 20/78: Sound Insulation Performance between Dwellings Built in the Early 1970s
Current Paper 28/78: Party-wall Insulation and Noise from Neighbours
Current Paper 80/78: Fires in Dwellings - An Investigation of Actual Fires - Part II: Hazards from Ground-floor Fires - Part III: Physiological Effects of Fire
DCLG Final Research Report BD 2537: Sprinkler Installation Trends and Fire Statistics for Warehouse Buildings
DG 508 Part 1: Conservation and Cleaning of Masonry Part 1: Stonework
Damage to Roofs from Aircraft Wake Vortices
Damage to Structures from Ground-Borne Vibration
Damage to structures from ground-borne vibration.
Daylighting as a Passive Solar Energy Option - An Assessment of its Potential in Non-Domestic Buildings
Defect Action Sheet (Design). Stairways: Safety of Users - Specification.
Defect Action Sheet (Design). Windows: Discouraging illegal entry.
Defect Action Sheet (Design). Wood entrance doors: Discouraging illegal entry - specification.
Defect Action Sheet (site). External and Separating Walls: Cavity Barriers Against Fire - Installation. Revised 1985.
Defect Action Sheet (site). Stairways: Safety of Users - Installation.
Defective Action Sheet - External and Separating Walls - Cavity Barriers Against Fire - Location
Defective Action Sheet - Pitched Roofs - Boxed Eaves - Preventing Fire Spread Between Dwellings
Design Approaches for Smoke Control in Atrium Buildings
Design Methodologies for Smoke and Heat Exhaust Ventilation
Design principles for smoke ventilation in enclosed shopping centres (H P Morgan and J P Gardner)
Designing Roofs for Climate Change - Modifications to Good Practice Guidance
Digest 330 Part 1: Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete - Background to the Guidance Notes
Digest 330 Part 2: Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete - Detailed Guidance for New Construction
Digest 330 Part 3: Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete - Worked Examples
Digest 330 Part 4: Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete - Simplified Guidance for New Construction Using Normal Reactivity Aggregates
Digest 365: Soakaway Design
Digest 365: Soakaway Design
Digest 501: BR 135 Annex B - Performance Criteria and Classification Method for BS 8414-2:2005
Digest 502: Principles of Masonry Conservation Management
Digest 505: Access to Buildings
Digest 506: Security Fog Generators
Digest 509: Fire Engineering in Tunnels
Digest 510: Concrete Structure Management - Owners' Guide to Good Practice
Digest 513: Fixed Gas Extinguishing Systems for Fire Protection
Digest 516: Evacuation Modelling and Human Behaviour in Fire
Digest 518: Sprinkler Systems for Fire Protection of Commercial and Industrial Buildings
Domestic Energy Fact File
Domestic Energy Fact File (2006) - Owner Occupied, Local Authority, Private Rented and Registered Social Landlord Homes
Domestic Energy Fact File (2007) - England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
Domestic Energy Fact File - 1993 Update
Domestic Energy Fact File - England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
Domestic Energy Fact File - Local Authority Homes
Domestic Energy Fact File - Local Authority Homes
Domestic Energy Fact File - Owner Occupied Homes
Domestic Energy Fact File - Private Rented Homes
Domestic Energy Fact File - Private Rented Homes
Domestic Energy Fact File - Registered Social Landlord (RSL) Homes
Domestic Energy Fact File 2003
Domestic Energy Fact File 2008
Domestic Energy Factfile - Owner Occupied Homes
Domestic draughtproofing: balancing ventilation needs against heat losses (with erratum)
Domestic foul drainage systems: avoiding blockages - installation
Domestic foul drainage systems: avoiding blockages - specification
Domestic heat pumps: performance and economics
Double Glazing for Heat and Sound Insulation
Double glazing and double windows
Draft Interpretative Document - Hygiene, Health and the Environment
Durability tests for building stone (KD Ross and RN Butlin)
Dust explosions.
EcoHomes 2006 - The Environmental Rating for Homes - Developer Sheets - 2006/1.1
EcoHomes 2006 - The Environmental Rating for Homes - Pre Assessment Estimator - 2006/1.2
EcoHomes 2006 - The Environmental Rating for Homes - The Guidance - 2006/1.2
EcoHomes 2006 - The Environmental Rating for Homes - Updates and Amendments
Effectiveness of Sprinklers in Residential Premises - An Evaluation of Concealed and Recessed Pattern Sprinkler Products DCLG Final Research Report
Electric Heating in Highly Insulated Buildings - Experiences from the BRE Low Energy Office
Electrical services: avoiding cable overheating
Electricity distribution on sites.
Electromagnetic fields: A review of the evidence for effects on health. (Olivia F.Naismith)
Emergency Lighting and Wayfinding Systems for Visually Impaired People
Emergency wayfinding systems: their effectiveness in smoke
Energy Analysis Focus Report - A Study of Hard to Treat Homes Using the English House Condition Survey - Part I: Dwelling and Household Characteristics of Hard to Treat Homes
Energy Analysis Focus Report - A Study of Hard to Treat Homes Using the English House Condition Survey - Part II: Investigating Improvement Scenarios for Hard to Treat Homes
Energy Conservation Demonstration Projects Scheme - BRE Low-Energy Office
Energy Efficiency in Dwellings
Energy Efficiency in New and Existing Buildings - Comparative Costs and CO2 Savings
Energy Efficient lighting: Part L of the Building Regulations Explained
Energy Strategies for New Developments
Energy Use In Office Buildings
Energy Use in Homes - A Series of Reports on Domestic Energy Use in England - Fuel Consumption
Energy Use in Homes 2007 - A Series of Reports on Domestic Energy Use in England - Energy Efficiency
Energy Use in Homes 2007 - A Series of Reports on Domestic Energy Use in England - Space and Water Heating
Energy Use in Homes 2007 - A Series of Reports on Domestic Energy Use in England - Thermal Insulation
Energy-Efficient In-Situ Concrete Housing Using Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Permanent Formwork
Engineering Guide to the Safety of Embankment Dams in the United Kingdom
Environment Publication 60: Design Guide - Soft Soil Stabilisation - EuroSoilStab - Development of Design and Construction Methods to Stabilise Soft Organic Soils
Environment Publication 67: Designing for Pedestrians - A Guide to Good Practice
Environment Publication 68: Designing for Cyclists - A Guide to Good Practice
Environment Publication 69: Repairing Flooded Buildings - An Insurance Industry Guide to Investigation and Repair
Environment Publication 70: Wheelchair Housing Design Guide
Environment Publication 73: Reuse of Foundations for Urban Sites - Proceedings of the International Council
Environment Publication 74: Green Roofs and Facades
Environment Publication 75: Reuse of Foundations for Urban Sites - A Best Practice Handbook
Environment Publication 78: Earthships - Building a Zero Carbon Future for Homes
Environment, Competitiveness and Profitability - Environmental Management in the Construction Products Sector
Environmental Design Guide for Naturally Ventilated and Daylit Offices
Environmental Hazard Assessment: Trichloroethylene.
Environmental Site Layout Planning - Solar Access, Microclimate and Passive Cooling in Urban Areas
Environmental Standard - Homes for a Greener World
Environmental design manual: Summer conditions in naturally-ventilated offices. (P.Petherbridge, N.O.Milbank and J.Harrington-Lynn)
Environmental hazard assessment: 1,1,1-Trichloroethane.
Environmental hazard assessment: Benzene.
Environmental hazard assessment: Di-(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate.
Environmental hazard assessment: Toluene.
Experimental programme to investigate informative fire warning characteristics for motivating fast evacuation
Experiments at the Multifunctioneel Trainingcentrum, Ghent, on the interaction between sprinklers and smoke venting (P L Hinkley, G O Hansell, N R Marshall & R Harrison)
Explosibility Assessment of Industrial Powders and Dusts (P Field)
External fire spread: Building separation and boundary distances (Edited by R E H Read)
FILL Part 1 : Classification and load carrying characteristics
FILL Part 2: Site investigation, ground improvement and foundation design
Factors determining life hazard from fires in group-residential buildings. Part 1: Hotels and boarding houses. (A.W.Williams and J.S.Hopkinson)
Factors determining life hazard from fires in group-residential buildings. Part 2: Health care, residential care premises and halls of residence. (A.W.Williams and J.S.Hopkinson)
Fire Legislation in England and Wales - Handbook for Construction Professionals
Fire Modelling
Fire Note - Assessing the Fire Performance of External Cladding Systems - A Test Method
Fire Performance of External Thermal Insulation for Walls of Multi-Storey Buildings
Fire Safety Engineering - A Reference Guide
Fire Safety and Security in Places of Worship
Fire Safety and Security in Retail Premises
Fire Safety in Hotels - A Simple Practical Guide for Hotel Owners, Managers and Responsible Persons
Fire Safety of Concrete Structures - Background to BS 8110 Fire Design
Fire Safety of Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) Based Materials Used in Buildings
Fire and disabled people in buildings (T J Shields)
Fire doors. Revised 1988.
Fire performance of walls and linings. Revised 1984.
Fire resistant steel structures: Free-standing blockwork-filled columns and stanchions.
Fire risk from combustible cavity insulation.
Fire terminology.
Fires in Enclosed Car Parks - The Project
Fires in furniture.
Flexibly jointed clay-ware drainage pipes: jointing and backfilling
Foundation for the Built Environment Report - Construction Site Security and Safety - The Forgotten Costs!
Foundation for the Built Environment Report - New Fire Design Method for Steel Frames with Composite Floor Slabs
Foundation for the Built Environment Report - Potential Implications of Climate Change in the Built Environment
GRC
Getting Added Value from Your Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) or Display Energy Certificate (DEC)
Gluing wood successfully
Good Building Guide - Building on Brownfield Sites - Part 1: Identifying the Hazards
Good Building Guide - Building on Brownfield Sites - Part 2: Reducing the Risks
Good Building Guide - Buildings and Radon
Good Building Guide - Carbon Monoxide Detectors
Good Building Guide - Climate Change - Impact on Building Design and Construction
Good Building Guide - Disposing of Rainwater
Good Building Guide - Habitability Guidelines for Existing Housing
Good Building Guide 73: Radon Protection for New Domestic Extensions and Conservatories with Solid Concrete Ground Floors
Good Building Guide 74: Radon Protection for New Dwellings - Avoiding Problems and Getting it Right!
Good Building Guide 75: Radon Protection for New Large Buildings
Good Building Guide 79: Provision of Sanitary Appliances and Their Space Requirements
Good Repair Guide - Improving Energy Efficiency - Part 1: Thermal Insulation
Good Repair Guide - Improving Energy Efficiency - Part 2: Boilers and Heating Systems, Draughtstripping
Good Repair Guide - Improving Sound Insulation - Part 2
Good Repair Guide 36: Bats and Refurbishment
Green Guide to Composites - An Environmental Profiling System for Composite Materials and Products
Green Guide to Specification
Guidelines for the construction of fire-resisting structural elements. (W.A.Morris, R.E.H.Read and G.M.E.Cooke)
Hardcore
Harnessing Fibres for Concrete Construction - Proceedings of the International Conference held at the University of Dundee, Scotland, UK on 8-9 July 2008
Hazards from Interior Painting with Solvent-Borne Paint
Health and Productivity Benefits of Sustainable Schools - A Review
Heat Losses Through Ground Floors
Hemp Lime Construction - A Guide to Building with Hemp Lime Composites
Highly Glazed Buildings - Assessing and Managing the Risks
Honeycomb fire dampers.
Hospital sanitary services: some design and maintenance problems
Household Waste - Storage Provision and Recycling
How to Avoid Damage and Injuries During Wind Storms
Identifying Damage by Wood-boring Insects
Impact of Climate Change on Building
Important Factors in Real Fires
Improving Air Quality in Urban Environments - Guidance for the Construction Industry
Improving Sound Insulation in Homes
Improving the sound insulation of separating walls and floors.
Increasing the fire resistance of existing timber floors. Revised 1988.
Indoor Air Quality in Homes in England
Indoor Air Quality in Homes in England - Volatile Organic Compounds
Information Paper 1/01: Environmental Benchmarking for Property Portfolio Managers
Information Paper 1/04: Drainage Design for Buildings with Reduced Water Use
Information Paper 1/08: The Price of Sustainable Schools - How Much Does it Cost to Achieve BRE Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) Schools Ratings?
Information Paper 1/09: Performance and Service Life in the Environmental Profiles Methodology and Green Guide to Specification
Information Paper 1/10: Micro-Wind Turbines on Tall Buildings
Information Paper 1/79: Fire Risks in High-Rise Buildings.
Information Paper 1/81: Vapour diffusion through timber-framed walls (R P Thorogood)
Information Paper 1/82: Local plans: Increasing their usefulness for development control (P W Kinsbury)
Information Paper 1/84: BREVAC: a mechanised method of emptying sanitation chambers (RF Carroll)
Information Paper 1/85: Surveying the moisture contents of cavity-filled timber-framed dwellings (JR Southern, G High)
Information Paper 1/86: Reliability of Underground Heat Mains in the UK (A B Birtles & E F O'Sullivan)
Information Paper 1/87: Investing in Energy Efficiency: 4 Domestic Hot Water Systems (R Baldwin & G Atkinson)
Information Paper 1/88: Techniques for Monitoring Ground Movement Above Abandoned Limestone Mines
Information Paper 1/89: Domestic warm-air heating systems using low-grade heat sources ( R Rayment, GE Whittle)
Information Paper 1/90: High-Tech Mixed-Use Buildings: Attitudes to Energy Efficiency (D P Haughey)
Information Paper 1/91: Durability of non-asbestos fibre-reinforced cement (JM West, AJ Majumdar)
Information Paper 1/92: Locks on doors to flats: Ergonomic requirements (J Harrington-Lynn)
Information Paper 1/93: Emergency Wayfinding Lighting Systems (GMB Webber, CE Aizlewood)
Information Paper 1/94: Minimising refrigerant emissions from air conditioning systems in buildings (D J G Butler)
Information Paper 1/95: Cockroach Infestation of Dwellings in the UK (R Geraldine Lea)
Information Paper 1/96: Management of Construction and Demolition Wastes
Information Paper 10/05: Green Gluing of Timber - A Feasibility Study
Information Paper 10/07: Safer Floors - Guidance on Specifying Flooring for Internal and External Safety in Domestic Buildings
Information Paper 10/08: Safe and Secure Town Centres at Night - An Introduction to the BRE Toolkit
Information Paper 10/82 A Basis for the Revision of Scales for Sanitary Accommodation in Schools ( PJ Davidson)
Information Paper 10/83: BS 5821:1980. Ratings of the Sound Insulation of Floating Party Floors.
Information Paper 10/84: The structural condition of prefabricated reinforced concrete houses designed before 1960
Information Paper 10/85: The conformance of masonry mortars and their constituent sands with British Standards (KE Fletcher)
Information Paper 10/86: Weatherproof joints in large panel systems: 3 Investigation and diagnosis of failures (Marilyn J Edwards)
Information Paper 10/88: The performance of gas-fired condensing boilers in family housing (M J B Trim)
Information Paper 10/89: Building management systems: user experiences (RW John, RS Fargus, GP Smith)
Information Paper 10/90: The use of fungicidal paints to control mould growth (CA Hunter)
Information Paper 10/91: The selection of timber for exterior joinery from the genus Shorea (GA Smith, RJ Orsler)
Information Paper 10/93: Avoiding latent mortar defects in masonry (W H Harrison)
Information Paper 10/94: Energy Use by Office Equipment: Reducing Long-term Running Costs (P R Hill)
Information Paper 10/95: Daylighting Design for Display-Screen Equipment
Information Paper 11/08: Self-Heating and Spontaneous Combustion - Isothermal Test Methods
Information Paper 11/80: Sawmilling - What can we learn from North America? (J N Smithies)
Information Paper 11/81: Maintenance costs of flat roofs (R Holmes, W B Banks, M E Kroll & P L Newman)
Information Paper 11/82: Design decision-making in architectural practice (Margaret Mackinder, Heather Marvin)
Information Paper 11/84: BRE Screed Tester: classification of screeds, sampling and acceptance limits (PW Pye)
Information Paper 11/85: Mould and its Control (A F Bravery)
Information Paper 11/86: Properties of grc containing pfa (A J Majumdar & B Singh)
Information Paper 11/88: A method for evaluation of repairs to reinforced concrete in marine conditions (K W J Treadaway, A T Coote & H Davies)
Information Paper 11/89: Space and Hot Water Heating: Energy-Efficiency in Large Gas-Fired Systems (MJB Trim)
Information Paper 11/90: The BRESIM technique for measuring air infiltration rates in large buildings (RR Walker, MDAES Perera)
Information Paper 11/91: Durability studies of pfa concrete structures (M D A Thomas & J D Matthews)
Information Paper 11/93: Ecolabelling of Building Materials and Building Products (C J Atkinson)
Information Paper 11/94: Financial Benefits of Energy Efficiency to Housing Landlords (D Ward)
Information Paper 12/03: Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Emissions from Flooring Adhesives
Information Paper 12/05: Small Scale, Building Integrated, Wind Power Systems
Information Paper 12/08: An Introduction to Passivhaus - A Guide for UK Application
Information Paper 12/80: Deterioration due to corrosion in reinforced concrete (L H Everett & K W J Treadaway)
Information Paper 12/82: House longhorn beetle survey (R Geraldine Lea)
Information Paper 12/83: Water economy with the Skevington/BRE controlled-flush valve for WCs (PJ Davidson, CJD Webster)
Information Paper 12/84: Assessing the performance of timber frame wall panels subject to racking loads (A P Mayo)
Information Paper 12/85: Lead driers in paint: implications of their removal (E R Miller and J Boxall)
Information Paper 12/88: Summer condensation on vapour checks: Tests with battened, internally insulated, solid walls (J R Southern)
Information Paper 12/89: The insulation of dwellings against external noise (WA Utley, JW Sargent)
Information Paper 12/90: Corrosion of steel wall ties: History of occurrence, background and treatment
Information Paper 12/92: Energy Audits and Surveys
Information Paper 12/93: Heat Losses Through Windows (R Rayment, P J Fishwick, P M Rose and M J Seymour)
Information Paper 12/94: Assessing condensation risk and heat loss at thermal bridges around openings (T I Ward)
Information Paper 12/95: Controlling Mould Growth by Using Fungicidal Paints
Information Paper 12/97: Plastics Recycling in the Construction Industry
Information Paper 13/00 Part 1: Green Buildings Revisited - Small Projects
Information Paper 13/00 Part 2: Green Buildings Revisited - Large Projects
Information Paper 13/02: Sustainability Lessons from Private Finance and Similar Private Initiatives
Information Paper 13/03 Part 1: Sustainable Buildings - Benefits for Occupiers
Information Paper 13/03 Part 2: Sustainable Buildings - Benefits for Designers
Information Paper 13/03 Part 3: Sustainable Buildings - Benefits for Investors and Developers
Information Paper 13/03 Part 4: Sustainable Buildings - Benefits for Constructors
Information Paper 13/10: Cool Roofs and Their Application in the UK
Information Paper 13/79: Health problems associated with wood processing.
Information Paper 13/80: Anglo-Jordanian research into the properties of clays (R L Sharif & I Katekhda)
Information Paper 13/81: Conversions of Older Property to House Single Young People
Information Paper 13/82: Noise from Neighbours and the Sound Insulation of Party Walls in Houses
Information Paper 13/83: The conformance of some common building products with British Standards (KE Fletcher)
Information Paper 13/85: Using experience and publications in building design (Heather Marvin)
Information Paper 13/86: A review of gale damage to buildings in the UK (P S J Buller)
Information Paper 13/87: Ventilating cold deck flat roofs (J C Beech, S Uberoi)
Information Paper 13/88: Energy Assessment for Dwellings Using BREDEM Worksheets (B R Anderson)
Information Paper 13/89: Energy Efficient Factories: Design and Performance (D Hughes)
Information Paper 13/90: Corrosion of steel wall ties: recognition and inspection (RC de Vekey)
Information Paper 13/91: Energy-Efficient Rehabilitation of Pre-1919 Housing
Information Paper 13/92: False Alarms from Automatic Fire Detection Systems.
Information Paper 13/93: Hard-water scale in hot water storage cylinders (J C Griggs & J Hall)
Information Paper 13/94: Passive stack ventilation systems: design and installation (RK Stephen, M Wooliscroft)
Information Paper 14/02: Dealing with Poor Sound Insulation Between New Dwellings
Information Paper 14/03: Preventing Hot Water Scalding in Bathrooms - Using Thermostatic Mixing Valves (TMVs)
Information Paper 14/04: Environmental Sustainability in Bridge Management
Information Paper 14/10: Consumer Feedback on Low-Carbon Housing
Information Paper 14/80: Grumixava (Micropholis gardnerianum)
Information Paper 14/81: Cost and performance of solar water heating systems in the UK (S J Wozniak)
Information Paper 14/82: Trussed rafter roofs - Load distribution and lateral stability (A P Mayo)
Information Paper 14/83: Trussed rafter roofs (AP Mayo, DFG Rodwell, JWW Morgan)
Information Paper 14/84: A New Method for Predicting Energy Saving from On/Off Photoelectric Controls (PJ Littlefair)
Information Paper 14/85: Meeting building designers' needs for trade information (Heather Marvin)
Information Paper 14/86: The gas engine driven heat pump dehumidification system at the Farnborough Recreation Centre (M J McCall)
Information Paper 14/87: Inspecting steel houses (HW Harrison)
Information Paper 14/88: Corrosion-protected and corrosion-resistant reinforcement in concrete (K W J Treadaway, R N Cox & H Davies)
Information Paper 14/89: The performance of condensing boilers in non-domestic buildings (MST Lillywhite)
Information Paper 14/90: Non-uniform lighting: the prediction of illuminance distributions (AI Slater)
Information Paper 14/91: In-situ treatment of exterior joinery using boron-based implants (Janice K Carey)
Information Paper 14/92: Cement-bonded particleboard (J M Dinwoodie, B H Paxton)
Information Paper 14/93: Daylighting Requirements for Display-Screen Equipment
Information Paper 14/94: U-values for basements (BR Anderson)
Information Paper 14/95: Phase-out of CFCs and HCFCs - Options for Owners and Operators of Air-conditioning Systems
Information Paper 15/05: Scope for Reducing Carbon Emissions from Housing
Information Paper 15/10: Specifying Light-Emitting Diode (LED) Lighting
Information Paper 15/81: Evaporative Heat Meters in District Heating Schemes (D J Fisk & A S Eastwell)
Information Paper 15/82: Inspection and maintenance of flat and low-pitched timer roofs (W T Hide)
Information Paper 15/83: Emulsion-based formulations for remedial treatments against woodworm (RW Berry, RJ Orsler)
Information Paper 15/85: The effect of a rise of water table on the settlement of opencast mining backfill (JA Charles, D Burford)
Information Paper 15/86: Weatherproof joints in large panel systems: 4 Flat roofs, balconies and deck accessways (Marilyn J Edwards)
Information Paper 15/87: Maintaining and improving steel houses (P Finch)
Information Paper 15/88: Average Daylight Factor: A Simple Basis for Daylight Design (P J Littlefair)
Information Paper 15/89: Electromagnetic Compatibility of Building Services: Towards a European Standard (A K R Bromley & G P Webb)
Information Paper 15/90: Defects in local authority housing: results of building problems survey (GJ Griffin)
Information Paper 15/91: Fire Spread Between Caravans (M P Shipp)
Information Paper 15/92: Assessing the risks of sulphate attack on concrete in the ground (WH Harrison)
Information Paper 15/93: Lighting uniformity: Subjective Studies (A I Slater)
Information Paper 15/94: Energy Efficiency in New Housing (P Barton-Wood)
Information Paper 15/95: Potential Carbon Emission Savings From Energy Efficiency in Housing
Information Paper 15/98: Water Conservation
Information Paper 16/05: Domestic Energy Use and Carbon Emissions - Scenarios to 2050
Information Paper 16/10: Quantifying the Cost of Poor Housing
Information Paper 16/80: Migration figures from the NHS Central Register: Adjustments for differences in age/sex recording (A A Ogilvy)
Information Paper 16/81: The weatherstripping of windows and doors (J F S Carruthers & D C Bedding)
Information Paper 16/82: The selection of window hardware by performance (SA Covington)
Information Paper 16/85: BREDEM: The BRE Domestic Energy Model (B R Anderson, A J Clark, R Baldwin & N O Milbank)
Information Paper 16/86: Preloading uncompacted fills (J A Charles, D Burford, K S Watts)
Information Paper 16/88: Ties for cavity walls: New developments (R C de Vekey)
Information Paper 16/89: Porous aggregates in concrete: Sandstones from NW England (R J Collins)
Information Paper 16/90: The BRE Low-Energy Office: An Assessment of Electric Heating (RW John, STP Willis, AC Salvidge)
Information Paper 16/91: Assisted Means of Escape of Disabled People from Fires in Tall Buildings
Information Paper 16/92: European concreting practice: Sweden (MA Ali)
Information Paper 16/93: Effects of alkali-silica reaction on concrete foundations (PL Walton)
Information Paper 16/94: Energy Consumption in Public and Commercial Buildings (S A Moss)
Information Paper 16/95: Safety and Environmental Requirements of new Refrigerants
Information Paper 17/80: Obsolete housing: A study of long-term vacant dwellings in the private sector (R F C How & A D Russell)
Information Paper 17/81: District Heating Combined with Electricity Generation: Cost-Effectiveness Factors (J A Macadam, D A Jebson, R G Owen & R J Brogan)
Information Paper 17/84: Timber stress grading machines (A R Fewell)
Information Paper 17/85: The BRESTART Self-Adaptive Optimum-Start Algorithm
Information Paper 17/86: Investing in Energy Efficiency: 1 Appraisal Techniques and Assumptions (R Baldwin & G Atkinson)
Information Paper 17/87: Factory-Applied Priming Paints for Exterior Joinery (T B Dearling and E R Miller)
Information Paper 17/88: Ties for masonry cladding (R C de Vekey)
Information Paper 17/89: Photoluminescent Markings for Escape Routes (G M B Webber & P J Hallman)
Information Paper 17/91: Statistical studies of fires (S E Chandler)
Information Paper 17/92: European concreting practice: Italy (M A Ali)
Information Paper 17/93: Falls from Domestic Windows (GMB Webber, CE Aizlewood)
Information Paper 17/94: Emergency Wayfinding Lighting Systems in Smoke (G M B Webber, C E Aizlewood)
Information Paper 18/00: Ammonia Refrigerant in Buildings - Minimising the Hazards
Information Paper 18/10: Sustainable Housing Refurbishment - An Update on Current Guidance and Sources of Information
Information Paper 18/81: Accidents Involving Glass in Domestic Doors and Windows: Some Implications for Design.
Information Paper 18/82: Traditional housing: A BRE study of quality (R B Bonshor & H W Harrison)
Information Paper 18/84: Cypermethrin: a new insecticide for wood preservation (R W Berry)
Information Paper 18/85: Design Stresses for Timber - Background to BS 5268: Part 2 (JFS Carruthers)
Information Paper 18/86: Appraisal of Passive Fire Precautions in Large Panel System Blocks of Flats and Maisonettes
Information Paper 18/87: Assessing the Life Hazard from Burning Sandwich Panels.
Information Paper 18/88: Domestic mechanical ventilation: Guidelines for designers and installers (R K Stephen)
Information Paper 18/89: Results of exposure tests to evaluate repairs to reinforced concrete in marine conditions (R N Cox, A T Coote & H Davies)
Information Paper 18/91: The Environmental Impact of Buildings (P B Bartlett & Josephine J Prior)
Information Paper 18/93: Falls from Domestic Balconies (GMB Webber, CE Aizlewood)
Information Paper 18/94: The role of windows in domestic burglary (J Harrington-Lynn, T Pascoe)
Information Paper 19/81: Assessment of hard body impact resistance of external walls (R P Thorogood)
Information Paper 19/82: Considerations in the design of timber flat roofs (I S McIntyre & D P Birch)
Information Paper 19/84: A test rig for proof-testing building components against wind loads (D Redfern)
Information Paper 19/85: A simplified approach to smoke-ventilation calculations.
Information Paper 19/86: Controlling Death Watch Beetle
Information Paper 19/87: Classes of imposed floor loads for warehouses (F R Neal & C J Judge)
Information Paper 19/89: Condensing Boilers - Reduced Space-Heating Costs in Large Residential Buildings
Information Paper 19/92: Wood-based panel products: moisture effects and assessing the risk of decay (R Geraldine Lea)
Information Paper 19/93: Domestic burglaries: the Burglar's view (T Pascoe)
Information Paper 19/94: Condensing boilers: a review of their performance in practice ( D Hampton, G Hardwick)
Information Paper 2/10: Ground Source Heat Pumps
Information Paper 2/82: Ergonomic requirements for windows and doors (S A Covington)
Information Paper 2/84: Canafistula (Peltophorum vogelianum) (GL Moore)
Information Paper 2/85: Performance of a PSA Trial Energy Management System (AB Birtles, RW John, JT Smith)
Information Paper 2/86: Porous aggregates in concrete: Jurassic limestones (R J Collins)
Information Paper 2/87: Fire and Explosion Hazards Associated with the Redevelopment of Contaminated Land.
Information Paper 2/88: Rain penetration of cavity walls: Report of a survey of properties in England and Wales (M T Pountney, R Maxwell & A J Butler)
Information Paper 2/89: Thermal Performance of Lightweight Inverted Warm Deck Flat Roofs (J C Beech and G K Saunders)
Information Paper 2/90: Greenhouse-Gas Emissions and Buildings In the United Kingdom (G Henderson & L D Shorrock)
Information Paper 2/91: Magnesian limestone aggregate in concrete (R J Collins)
Information Paper 2/92: Factory-applied stain basecoats for exterior joinery (J Boxall)
Information Paper 2/93: Industrial Building Refurbishments: Opportunities for Energy Efficiency (PJ Lles)
Information Paper 2/94: Energy Efficiency in Schools (A Williams, D Hampton)
Information Paper 2/95: Guidance for engineers conducting static tests on building structures (RM Moss)
Information Paper 20/10: Delivering a Successful Demonstration Project
Information Paper 20/82: The effect of water-repellent preservative treatment on moisture levels in window joinery (DF Purslow)
Information Paper 20/85: The Behaviour of People in Fires (A W Williams & J S Hopkinson)
Information Paper 20/86: Investing in Energy Efficiency: 2 Existing Housing (R Baldwin & G Atkinson)
Information Paper 20/87: External Joinery: End Grain Sealers and Moisture Control
Information Paper 20/88: Timber Scaffold Board - Reducing the Incidence of Site Injury.
Information Paper 20/89: An Energy-Efficient Refurbishment of Electrically Heated High-Rise Flats
Information Paper 20/93: Domestic burglaries: the police view (T Pascoe)
Information Paper 20/94: Energy Use in the Housing Stock (JE Dunster, I Michel, LD Shorrock)
Information Paper 21/00: Air as a Refrigerant in Air Conditioning Systems in Buildings
Information Paper 21/01: Sustainability Indicators for Utilities
Information Paper 21/81: In situ treatment for existing window joinery (R Geraldine)
Information Paper 21/82: Moisture relations in timber-framed walls (IS McIntyre)
Information Paper 21/84: Fire Spread in Buildings.
Information Paper 21/86: Determination of the Chloride and Cement Contents of Hardened Concrete
Information Paper 21/88: Thermal Bowing in Fire and How it Affects Building Design.
Information Paper 21/89: Passive stack ventilation in dwellings (R K Stephen & Christine E Uglow)
Information Paper 21/92: Spillage of flue gases from open-flued combustion appliances (T A Shepherd)
Information Paper 21/93: The Noise Climate Around our Homes (JW Sargent, LC Fothergill)
Information Paper 22/79: Difficulties in painting Fletton bricks (P Whiteley)
Information Paper 22/80: Internal Fracture Testing of In-Situ Concrete - A Method of Assessing Compressive Strength
Information Paper 22/81: Assessment of chemical attack of high alumina cement concrete.
Information Paper 22/84: Smoke spread within buildings (JS Hopkinson)
Information Paper 22/86: Investing in Energy Efficiency: 3 New Housing (R Baldwin & G Atkinson)
Information Paper 22/88: Energy Efficiency in the Housing Stock (G Henderson, LD Shorrock)
Information Paper 22/89: Innovative daylighting systems (P J Littlefair)
Information Paper 22/93: Effects of Environmental Noise On People At Home
Information Paper 23/81: Buildings and tropical windstorms (K J Eaton)
Information Paper 23/84: Domestic Fire Deaths
Information Paper 23/89: CFCs and the building industry. (D J G Butler)
Information Paper 23/93: Measuring daylight (P J Littlefair)
Information Paper 24/79: The effect of flame-retardant treatments on some mechanical properties of wood.
Information Paper 24/81: Assessment of Fire Damaged Structures (D M Tucker & R E H Read)
Information Paper 24/82: Field measurements of the effect of plastered lightweight masonry inner leaves on the sound insulation of plastered brick and dense blockwork party walls
Information Paper 24/86: Preservative Treating Veneer Plywood against Decay
Information Paper 24/89: Improving Energy Efficiency in Housing
Information Paper 24/93: New ways of predicting discomfort glare (MJ Perry)
Information Paper 25/80: Fire Performance of Loft Insulating Materials.
Information Paper 25/81: The selection and performance of sealants (J C Beech)
Information Paper 25/82: Formaldehyde Vapour from Urea-Formaldehyde Foam Insulation
Information Paper 26/79: The Behaviour of Stacking Chairs in Fire Tests.
Information Paper 26/80: Lifts in local authority high-rise flats: Proposals towards reducing tenant grievance
Information Paper 26/81: Solar Reflective Paints
Information Paper 29/79: Replacement of cavity wall ties using resin-grouted stainless steel rods (R C de Vekey)
Information Paper 29/80: Burning of Furniture and Furnishings.
Information Paper 29/81: Fibre-reinforced lightweight inorganic materials (A J Majumdar & J M West)
Information Paper 3/03: Dynamic Insulation for Energy Saving and Comfort
Information Paper 3/05: Composting in the Construction Industry
Information Paper 3/08: Delivering Sustainability Objectives Through Planning
Information Paper 3/10: Sustainable Refurbishment of Non-Traditional Housing and PRE-1920's Solid Wall Housing
Information Paper 3/80: The Effects of a Roof on a Fire Within a Building.
Information Paper 3/81: Subterranean fires in the UK - The problem.
Information Paper 3/82: Fires in Dwellings - An Investigation of Actual Fires - Fires in BISF Houses (A Silcock)
Information Paper 3/83: Optimum start controls in modern low-energy buildings (DJ Fisk, AC Salvidge)
Information Paper 3/84: LOCAS - a control system for Maun)
Information Paper 3/86: Changes in Portland cement properties and their effects on concrete (P J Nixon)
Information Paper 3/87: Solar dazzle reflected from sloping glazed facades (P J Littlefair)
Information Paper 3/88: Production drawings - arrangement and content (DT Crawshaw, K Snook)
Information Paper 3/89: Subterranean Fires in the UK - The Problem (P F Beever)
Information Paper 3/90: The U-value of ground floors: Application to building regulations (B R Anderson)
Information Paper 3/91: European concreting practice: West Germany (BK Marsh)
Information Paper 3/92: Solvent Vapour Hazards During Painting With white-Spirit-Borne Eggshell Paints.
Information Paper 3/93: Quality in new-build housing (H W Harrison)
Information Paper 3/94: The Importance of Indoor Surface Pollution in Sick Building Syndrome (GJ Raw)
Information Paper 3/95: Comfort, Control and Energy Efficiency in Offices
Information Paper 3/96: Potential Carbon Emission Savings from Energy Efficiency in Commercial Buildings
Information Paper 3/97: Demonstration of Reuse and Recycling of Materials - BRE Energy Efficient Office of the Future
Information Paper 30/79: Site Accounting for Waste of Materials (E R Skoyles)
Information Paper 30/81: The manufacture of synthetic aggregates from colliery spoil (P J Nixon & W Gutt)
Information Paper 34/79: Exterior wood stains (E R Miller)
Information Paper 35/79: Moisture in a Timber-Based Flat Roof of Cold Deck Construction
Information Paper 4/01: Reducing Impact and Structure Borne Sound in Buildings
Information Paper 4/02: Loads Generated by Jumping Crowds - Experimental Assessment
Information Paper 4/04: Recycling Fibre Reinforced Polymers in the Construction Industry
Information Paper 4/05: Costing Sustainability - How Much Does It Cost To Achieve BREEAM and EcoHomes Ratings?
Information Paper 4/07: Environmental Weightings - Their Use in the Environmental Assessment of Construction Products
Information Paper 4/08: Micro-Wind Turbines on House Roofs
Information Paper 4/10: Delivering a Sustainable Masterplan
Information Paper 4/81: The performance of cavity wall ties (J F A Moore)
Information Paper 4/82: Developments in stress grading (J W W Morgan)
Information Paper 4/84: Performance specifications for wall ties (RC de Vekey)
Information Paper 4/85: Specifying plywood: (JFS Carruthers)
Information Paper 4/86: Ignition and Growth of Fire in a Room.
Information Paper 4/87: Fire Safety Considerations in the Design of Structural Sandwich Panels.
Information Paper 4/88: BRE Low Energy Office - A Longer Term Perspective
Information Paper 4/89: Expert systems and the construction industry (M R Shaw)
Information Paper 4/90: Joint sealants and primers: Further studies of performance with porous surfaces (J C Beech & D W Aubrey)
Information Paper 4/91: Improving the Energy-Efficient Performance of High-Rise Housing (MJB Trim)
Information Paper 4/92: Site Layout for Sunlight and Solar Gain (P J Littlefair)
Information Paper 4/93: A method of determining the state of desiccation in clay soils (M S Crilly & R J Chandler)
Information Paper 4/95: A guide to the development of BREDEM (L D Shorrock & B R Anderson)
Information Paper 4/96: Potential Carbon Emission Savings from Combined Heat and Power in Buildings
Information Paper 4/98: Night Ventilation for Cooling Office Buildings
Information Paper 5/01: Solar Energy in Urban Areas
Information Paper 5/02: Dwellings and Energy Efficient Lighting - New Regulation Part L
Information Paper 5/10: Carbon Emission Reductions as a Driver for Economic Regeneration
Information Paper 5/82: Load sharing between rafters in a traditional timber roof structure (C B Pierce)
Information Paper 5/83: Cerejeira (Amburana acreana, Amburana cearensis) (G Moore)
Information Paper 5/85: Legionnaires' Disease - The Implications for Design and Use of Hot Water Systems.
Information Paper 5/86: Waferboard and OSB (J M Dinwoodie)
Information Paper 5/87: Lighting Controls: An Essential Element of Energy-Efficient Lighting (A I Slater)
Information Paper 5/88: Selection of Sprinklers for High Rack Storage in Warehouses.
Information Paper 5/89: The use of "vibro" ground improvement techniques in the United Kingdom (H D St John, R J Hunt & J A Charles)
Information Paper 5/92: Site layout planning for daylight (Littlefair)
Information Paper 5/93: European concreting practice: France (B K Marsh)
Information Paper 5/94: The Use of Recycled Aggregates in Concrete (R J Collins)
Information Paper 5/94: The use of glass-reinforced cement in cladding panels (JFA Moore)
Information Paper 6/03: Improving Air Quality in Homes with Supply Air Windows
Information Paper 6/08: Wireless Fire Detection Systems and European Regulations
Information Paper 6/09: Responsible Sourcing of Construction Products
Information Paper 6/10: A Guide to Greenprint - Understanding the Benefits for Sustainable Masterplanning
Information Paper 6/79: Analysis of sulphate-bearing soils (M J Bowley)
Information Paper 6/80: Field measurements of the sound insulation of plastered cavity masonry walls
Information Paper 6/81: Carbonation of concrete made with dense natural aggregates (M H Roberts)
Information Paper 6/83: Interpreting feedback information - some examples from housing maintenance (NP Skinner)
Information Paper 6/84: The movement of foam plastics insulants in warm deck flat roofs (JC Beech, GK Saunders)
Information Paper 6/85: Selection of building management systems (AB Birtles)
Information Paper 6/86: The spacing of wall ties in cavity walls (S K Arora)
Information Paper 6/87: Fire Behaviour of Breather Membranes.
Information Paper 6/88: Methods for Improving the Sound Insulation Between Converted Flats (L C Fothergill and O S Neilsen)
Information Paper 6/89: Use of BREFAN to measure the airtightness of non-domestic buildings (MDAES Perera, R K Stephen & R G Tull)
Information Paper 6/90: Rats in Drains.
Information Paper 6/91: Condensing Boilers - How They Compare with Other Systems in the BRE Low-Energy Office
Information Paper 6/92: Durability of Blastfurnace Slag Cement Concretes (G J Osbourne)
Information Paper 6/93: European concreting practice: A summary (B K Marsh)
Information Paper 6/98: Performance of Air-Conditioning Systems with Alternative Refrigerants
Information Paper 7/00: Reclamation and Recycling of Building Materials - Industry Position Report
Information Paper 7/01: Local Authorities Performance on Sustainable Construction
Information Paper 7/04: Designing Roofs with Safety In Mind
Information Paper 7/06: Pruning Trees to Reduce Water Use - Summaries of Research - Conclusions and Recommendations
Information Paper 7/08: Cements with Lower Environmental Impact
Information Paper 7/09: Carbon Reduction Commitment
Information Paper 7/10: Simplified Building Energy Model (SBEM) for Non-Domestic Buildings - An Introduction
Information Paper 7/80: Field measurements of the sound insulation of plastered solid blockwork walls.
Information Paper 7/81: Machine grading British-grown Corsican pine (A R Fewell)
Information Paper 7/83: Window to wall jointing (Marilyn J Edwards)
Information Paper 7/84: Urea-Formaldehyde Foam Cavity Wall Insulation: Reducing Formaldehyde Vapour in Dwellings (A H Cockram, P J Arnold)
Information Paper 7/85: The Cost-Effectiveness of Heat Pumps in Highly Insulated Dwellings: An Assessment (DJG Butler)
Information Paper 7/86: Weathering performance of building materials in the Middle East (J R Crowder & M A Ali)
Information Paper 7/88: The Design and Manufacture of ply-web beams (V Enjily)
Information Paper 7/89: The effectiveness of surface coatings in reducing carbonation of reinforced concrete (H Davies & G W Rothwell)
Information Paper 7/90: An introduction to infra-red thermography for building surveys (J M Hart)
Information Paper 7/91: Serviceability design of ply-web roof beams (V Enjily & A R Fewell)
Information Paper 7/94: Spillage of flue gases from solid-fuel combustion appliances (T A Shepherd)
Information Paper 7/97: Energy Use and Carbon Dioxide Emissions for UK Housing - Two Possible Scenarios
Information Paper 8/02: Construction Site Packaging Wastes - A Market Position Report
Information Paper 8/06: Non-Ferrous Metal Wastes as Aggregates in Highway Construction
Information Paper 8/08: Determining the Minimum Thermal Resistance of Cavity Closers
Information Paper 8/80: Field measurements of the sound insulation of dry-lined masonry party walls.
Information Paper 8/81: Tatajuba (Bagassa guianensis)
Information Paper 8/82: Increasing the fire resistance of existing timber doors.
Information Paper 8/83: The incidence of accidental loadings in buildings, 1971-1981.
Information Paper 8/84: Ageing of wood adhesives - loss in strength with time (D F G Rodwell)
Information Paper 8/85: Assessment of the Cost-Effectiveness of Heat Pumps for Domestic Hot Water Heating
Information Paper 8/86: Weatherproof joints in large panel systems: 1 Identification and typical defects (Marilyn J Edwards)
Information Paper 8/87: The structural adequacy and durability of large panel system dwellings: Summary of the report
Information Paper 8/89: BREMORTEST: A rapid method of testing fresh mortars for cement content (J R Southern)
Information Paper 8/90: Retail Warehouses: The Potential for Increasing Energy Efficiency (D P Haughey)
Information Paper 8/91: Mastic asphalt for flat roofs: Testing for quality assurance (J C Beech & G K Saunders)
Information Paper 8/92: The Development of a Fire Risk Assessment Model.
Information Paper 8/93: Phase-out of CFCs: Guidance for owners and operators of air conditioning systems (D J G Butler)
Information Paper 8/94: House longhorn beetle: Geographical distribution and pest status in the UK (R Geraldine)
Information Paper 9/00: Developments in Innovative Daylighting
Information Paper 9/02: Refurbishment or Redevelopment of Office Buildings? - Part 2: Sustainability Case Histories
Information Paper 9/02: Refurbishment or Redevelopment of Office Buildings? Part 1: Sustainability Comparisons
Information Paper 9/03: Best Practice of Timber Waste Management
Information Paper 9/05: Using Small Volume Wastes in Construction
Information Paper 9/06: Refurbishing Victorian Housing - Guidance and Assessment Method for Sustainable Refurbishment
Information Paper 9/08 Part 2: Applying the Code for Sustainable Homes on the BRE Innovation Park - Lessons Learnt about Energy Sources, Overheating and Ventilation
Information Paper 9/08 Part 4: Applying the Code for Sustainable Homes on the BRE Innovation Park - Lessons Learnt About Architecture, Construction and Material Sourcing
Information Paper 9/08: Applying the Code for Sustainable Homes on the BRE Innovation Park - Part 1: Lessons Learnt About Building Fabric
Information Paper 9/10: Alkaline Ash Binders - Reduced Environmental Impacts for Precast Concrete Products
Information Paper 9/80: A survey of scaffold boards in use.
Information Paper 9/81: The termite resistance of board materials
Information Paper 9/83: BS 5821:1980. Ratings of the Sound Insulation of Post 1970 Party Walls.
Information Paper 9/85: Incidence and Nature of Fires in Traditional and Framed Housing (AW Williams)
Information Paper 9/86: Weatherproof Joints in Large Panel Systems - 2 Remedial Measures (Marilyn J Edwards)
Information Paper 9/87: Joint primers and sealants: Performance between porous claddings (J C Beech & D W Aubrey)
Information Paper 9/88: Methods for Reducing Impact Sounds in Buildings (L C Fothergill and J E Savage)
Information Paper 9/90: Unvented hot water supply systems (J Hall)
Information Paper 9/91: Blue staining of timber in service: Its cause, prevention and treatment (Janice K Carey)
Information Paper 9/92: Improving Space in Homes (N A Oseland)
Information Paper 9/93: Perspectives on European Standards for wood-based panels (J M Dinwoodie)
Information Paper 9/94: Future Energy Use and Carbon Dioxide Emissions for UK Housing: A Scenario (L D Shorrock)
Information Paper 9/98: Energy Efficient Concrete Walls Using Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) Permanent Formwork
Information paper 1/83: Depth factor adjustments in the determination of characteristic bending stresses for visually stress graded timber (AR Fewell and WT Curry)
Information paper 10/79 Field studies on the effect of increased thermal insulation in some electrically heated houses (BR Anderson)
Information paper 10/80 Avoiding joinery decay by design (Janice K Carey)
Information paper 10/81 Veneer plywood - a new approach to bond performance testing (GA Bennett)
Information paper 10/87 Polymer modified grc (AJ Majumdar and JM West)
Information paper 10/92 Design of masonry walls subjected to concentrated vertical loads (S K Arora)
Information paper 11/79 Painting plastics (P Whiteley and D Gardiner)
Information paper 11/87 Pulverized-fuel ash - its use in concrete Part 1: Material properties, British Standards and concrete strength (JD Matthews)
Information paper 11/92 Schedules for the preservation of hem-fir timber (G A Smith and R J Orsler)
Information paper 12/86 Site-applied adhesives - failures and how to avoid them (J R Coad and D Rosaman)
Information paper 12/87 Pulverized-fuel ash - its use in concrete Part 2: Influences on durability
Information paper 12/91 Fibre building board: types and uses (D F Rodwell, J M W Dinwoodie and B H Paxton)
Information paper 15/80 Timber stress grades for trussed rafters (WT Curry)
Information paper 16/87 Maintaining paintwork on exterior timber (J Boxall and G A Smith)
Information paper 19/88 House inspection for dampness: a first step to remedial treatment for wood rot
Information paper 20/81 The effect of weathering on the properties of fibre building board (GA Smith)
Information paper 4/83 Wood cement particleboard - a technical assessment (JM Dinwoodie and BH Paxton)
Information paper 4/94 Water-borne coatings for exterior wood (E R Miller and J Boxall)
Information paper 5/90 Preservation of hem-fir timber (G A Smith and R J Orsler)
Information paper 5/91 Exterior wood stains (J Boxall)
Information paper 7/82 Non-Portland cement grc (AJ Majumdar and B Singh)
Information paper 7/87 Sea-dredged aggregates in concrete (W Gutt and R J Collins)
Information paper 7/92 Assessing programs which predict the thermal performance of buildings (D P Bloomfield, K J Lomas and C J Martin)
Information paper 7/93 The U-value of solid ground floors with edge insulation (B R Anderson)
Information papers 8/88 Update on assessment of high alumina cement concrete (RJ Collins and W Gutt)
Intermediate timber floors in converted dwellings - sound insulation
Knock It Down or Do It Up? - Sustainable Housebuilding - New Build and Refurbishment in the Sustainable Communities Plan
Laboratory Report - Escape of Disabled People from Fire - A Measurement and Classification of Capability for Assessing Escape Risk
Laboratory and Field Data for Pulverized-Fuel Ash (PFA) Grouts
Latest research information and how to apply it: Sound insulation and the 1992 edition of Approved Document E.
Life Cycle Analysis of PVC: Scoping Study
Lighting controls and daylight use. Revised 1988.
Low Energy Cements
Low-Rise Buildings on Fill - Part 1: Classification and Load-Carrying Characteristics
Low-Rise Buildings on Fill - Part 2: Site Investigation, Ground Movement and Foundation Design
Low-Rise Buildings on Fill - Part 3: Engineered Fill
Managing Sustainable Construction (MaSC) Guide - Profiting from Sustainability
Masonry separating walls: airborne sound insulation in new-build housing
Masonry separating walls: improving airborne sound insulation between existing dwellings
Masterplanning Science and Technology Parks - A BRE Guide
Mathematical Fire Modelling and Its Applications to Fire Safety Design
Measurement of Gas Emissions from Contaminated Land
Micro-Wind Turbines in Urban Environments - An Assessment
Mound Filter Systems for the Treatment of Domestic Wastewater
Natural Ventilation in Atria for Environment and Smoke Control: An Introductory Guide
Natural Ventilation in Non-Domestic Buildings
Natural finishes for exterior wood
New Practice Initial Profile - Energy Audit and Survey Guide
Noise abatement zones: Part 1.
Noise abatement zones: Part 2.
Non-Domestic Building Energy Fact File
ODPM Building Regulations Division Project Report - The Production of Smoke and Burning Droplets from Products Used to Form Wall and Ceiling Linings
ODPM Final Research Report BD 2538: Determining the Best Option for the Provision of Additional Smoke Alarms in Dwellings and Houses
ODPM Final Research Report BD 2539: A Study of the Effectiveness of 100mm Up-Stand Between Integral Garages and Associated Dwellings
ODPM Final Research Report BD 2546: Sprinkler Effectiveness in Care Homes
Office lighting for good visual task conditions. (H.L.Malhotra)
Painting Exterior Wood
Painting exterior wood
Part L Explained - The BRE Guide
Plastics sanitary pipework: jointing and support - installation
Plastics sanitary pipework: jointing and support - specification
Plastics sanitary pipework: specifying for outdoor use
Plumbing with stainless steel
Pollution Control Guide - Controlling Particles, Vapour and Noise Pollution from Construction Sites - Part 1: Pre-Project Planning and Effective Management
Pollution Control Guide - Controlling Particles, Vapour and Noise Pollution from Construction Sites - Part 2: Site Preparation, Demolition, Earthworks and Landscaping
Pollution Control Guide - Controlling Particles, Vapour and Noise Pollution from Construction Sites - Part 3: Haulage Routes, Vehicles and Plant
Pollution Control Guide - Controlling Particles, Vapour and Noise Pollution from Construction Sites - Part 4: Materials Handling, Storage, Stockpiles, Spillage and Disposal
Pollution Control Guide - Controlling Particles, Vapour and Noise Pollution from Construction Sites - Part 5: Fabrication Processes and Internal and External Finishes
Post War Building Studies 20: Fire Grading of Buildings - Part I - General Principles and Structural Precautions
Post War Building Studies 29: Fire Grading of Buildings - Part II Fire Fighting Equipment - Part III Personal Safety - Part IV Chimneys and Flues
Potential Health Risks Associated with Expansion Vessels in Hot Water Installations
Preservation of Building Timbers by Boron Diffusion
Preventing decay in external joinery
Principles of natural ventilation. Revised 1985.
Professional Studies in British Architectural Practice - Lighting - Designing Buildings for Daylight
Protecting Dwellings with Suspended Timber Floors - A BRE Guide to Radon Remedial Measures in Existing Dwellings
Protective Measures for Housing on Gas-Contaminated Land
Psychological aspects of informative fire warning systems (D Canter, J Powell & K Booker)
Pulverised-Fuel Ash (PFA) Grouts for Stabilising Mine Workings
Putting a Price on Sustainability
Putting a Price on Sustainable Schools
Quantifying the Cost of Meeting Building Regulations Fire Safety Requirements in New Buildings
Quiet Homes - A Guide to Good Practice and Reducing the Risk of Poor Sound Insulation Between Dwellings
Radon - Guidance on Protective Measures for New Buildings
Radon - Guidance on Protective Measures for New Dwellings
Radon - Guidance on Protective Measures for New Dwellings
Radon - Guidance on Protective Measures for New Dwellings in Northern Ireland
Radon - Guidance on Protective Measures for New Dwellings in Scotland
Radon in the Workplace
Radon sumps - A BRE guide to radon remedial measures in existing dwellings
Recycled Aggregates
Recycling Fibre Reinforced Polymers in Construction - A Guide to Best Practicable Environmental Option
Reducing Carbon Emissions from the UK Housing Stock
Reducing the Effects of Climate Change by Roof Design
Reducing the Risk of Pest Infestations in Buildings
Reducing the risk of pest infestations: Design recommendations and literature review. Revised 1992.
Reed Beds for the Treatment of Domestic Wastewater
Reinforced Plastics Cladding Panels
Reliability and Performance of Solar Collector Systems
Remedial Wood Preservatives: Use them Safely.
Results of Fire Resistance Tests on Elements of Building Construction - Volume 2
Results of Surface Spread of Flame Tests on Building Products
Review of Opportunities for Improved Carbon Savings from Spend on Education Buildings
Risk Assessment Procedure for Health and Safety in Buildings
Roofs as Barriers to Fire.
Roofs: eaves gutters and downpipes - installation
Roofs: eaves gutters and downpipes - specification
Safety Aspects of Handrail Design - A Review
Safety Considerations in Designing Roofs
Safety of large masonry walls.
Sanitary pipework : Part 2 Design of pipework
Sanitary pipework: Part 1 Design basis
Sealing cracks in solid floors: A BRE guide to radon remedial measures in existing dwellings (PW Pye)
Selecting Natural Building Stone
Selecting windows by performance
Selecting wood-based panel products
Simplified Building Energy Model (SBEM) for Non-Domestic Buildings
Site Layout Planning for Daylight and Sunlight - A Guide to Good Practice
Siting Micro-Wind Turbines on House Roofs
Slurry Trench Cut-Off Walls to Contain Contamination
Smart Home Systems and the Code for Sustainable Homes - A BRE Guide
SmartLIFE - Lessons Learned
Smoke control in buildings
Smoke control in buildings: Design principles. Revised 1987.
Solar Heating Systems for the UK - Design, Installation and Economic Aspects
Sound Control for Homes
Sound Insulation - Basic Principles
Sound Insulation Provided by Windows
Sound insulation of separating walls and floors Part 2: floors
Special Digest - Concrete in Aggressive Ground
Special Digest 4: Masonry Walls and Beam-And-Block Floors - U-Values and Building Regulations
Special Digest 6: Timber-Frame Dwellings - Section 6 of the Domestic Technical Handbook (Scotland) - Energy
Special Digest SD 7: Insulation of Timber-frame Construction U-Values and Regulations for the UK, Republic of Ireland and Isle of Man
Specifying Dwellings with Enhanced Sound Insulation - A Guide
Sprinkler Systems Explained - A Guide to Sprinkler Installation Standards and Rules
Sprinkler operation and the effect of venting: Studies using a zone model (P L Hinkley)
Sprinkler protection of storages
Stabilising Mine Workings with PFA Grouts - Environmental Code of Practice
Stabilising Mine Workings with Pulverized-Fuel Ash (PFA) Grouts - Environmental Code of Practice (Includes Supplementary Documents)
Stainless steel as a building material
Standard U-values
Structural Fire Engineering Design - Aspects of Life Safety
Structural Fire Engineering Design - Fire Development
Structural Fire Engineering Design - Fire and Thermal Response
Structural Fire Engineering Design - Introduction
Structural Fire Engineering Design - Materials Behaviour - Part 1: Concrete
Structural Fire Engineering Design - Materials Behaviour - Part 2: Steel
Structural Fire Engineering Design - Materials Behaviour - Part 3: Masonry
Structural Fire Engineering Design - Materials Behaviour - Part 4: Timber
Studies of human behaviour in fire: Empirical results and their implications for education and design (D Canter)
Subsidence Damage to Domestic Buildings - A Guide to Good Technical Practice
Sulphate and acid resistance of concrete in the ground (with correction 08.91)
Surveying dwellings with high indoor radon levels: A BRE guide to radon remedial measures in existing dwellings (CR Scivyer)
Surveyor's checklist for rehabilitation of traditional housing
Suspended timber floors: repairing rotted joists
Suspended timber ground floor: remedying dampness due to inadequate ventilation
Sustainability Through Planning - Local Authority Use of BRE Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM), EcoHomes and the Code for Sustainable Homes
Sustainable Construction - Simple Ways to Make it Happen
Sustainable Developments in Sweden - Lessons for Ecotowns
Sustainable Refurbishment of Victorian Housing - Guidance, Assessment Method and Case Studies
Swimming pool roofs: minimising the risk of condensation using warm-deck roofing
Tackling Condensation - A Guide to the Causes of, and Remedies for, Surface Condensation and Mould in Traditional Housing
Taking Care of "Mundic" Concrete Houses
Technical Note - Fungus Growths in Buildings Following Wetting from Burst Pipes
The Building Research Establishment Indoor Environment Study - Indoor Air Quality in Homes - Part 1
The Building Research Establishment Indoor Environment Study - Indoor Air Quality in Homes - Part 2: Annexes
The Construction Products Directive of the European Communities - Draft Interpretative Document - Energy Economy and Heat Retention
The Fire Research Lecture - Fire and the Architect - The Communication Problem (William Allen)
The Green Guide to Housing Specification - An Environmental Profiling System for Building Materials and Components
The Life Handbook - Long-Term Initiatives for Flood-Risk Environments
The Move to Low-Carbon Design - Are Designers Taking the Needs of Building Users into Account? - A Guide for Building Designers, Operators and Users
The Real Cost of Poor Housing
The Response of Structures to Dynamic Crowd Loads
The renovation of no-fines housing (AW Williams and GC Ward)
The selection of natural building stone
The use of elm timber
Thermal Insulation: Avoiding Risks
Thermal Mass in Office Buildings - Part 1: An Introduction
Thermal Mass in Office Buildings - Part 2: Design Criteria
Thermal Transmittance of Walls of Dwellings Before and After Application of Cavity Wall Insulation - Final Report
Thermal insulation: avoiding risks. 3rd edition
Thermal, visual and acoustic requirements in buildings.
Timber for Joinery
Timber for joinery
Timber-Framed Housing - A Technical Appraisal (I L Freeman, R N Butlin & J H Hunt)
Timber-Framed houses - A Technical Appraisal (IL Freeman, RN Butlin and JH Hunt)
Timbers - Their Natural Durability and Resistance to Preservative Treatment
Timbers: their natural durability and resistance to preservative treatment
Towards a Framework for Environmental Assessment of Building Materials and Components
Toxic effects of fires.
Traffic noise and overheating in offices.
Transport and Buildings - The Environmental Impact
Ventilation requirements.
Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Emissions from Building Products - Part 1: Sources, Testing and Emissions Data
Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Emissions from Building Products - Part 2: Control, Evaluation and Labelling Schemes
Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Emissions from Building and Consumer Products
Waste Minimisation on a Construction Site
Wind scour of gravel ballast on roofs
Wood chipboard
Wood floors: reducing risk of recurrent dry rot
Wood preservatives: application methods
Working with The Community - A Good Practice Guide for The Construction Industry
Zinc-coated steel

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