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Title: Conventions for U-value calculations (2006)

Ref Code: BR443
Authors: B Anderson

Abstract1: 'Conventions for U-value calculations' guides the architect and specifier for calculating U-values by: - indicating the methods of calculation appropriate for different construction elements - roofs, walls, floors, basements, windows and doors - providing further information about using the methods - providing data relevant to typical UK constructions. Particular guidance is given on thermal conductivity of materials, and on various issues commonly arising when calculating U-values and how they apply to different construction types. This 2006 edition of the guide is fully updated in line with Part L of the Building Regulations that came into effect in April 2006.

Contents: 1 Introduction 2 Numerical methods and simplified


Year Published: 2006

ISBN: 978-1-86081-924-7


Pages: 44


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