Timber Frame Renovation - Damp Course

Postby Tally » Fri Feb 24, 2012 8:52 pm

We are purchasing a timber framed house that needs renovating.
What sort of damp course would a timber frame property have?
Will it be easy to repair?
The property is weatherboarded so this will all be replaced and we want to do the damp course at the same time

Any help is appreciated.

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Simply Build It

Postby andy01 » Tue Mar 20, 2012 11:10 pm

any chance you could provde more info, is the timber frame built on a brickwall etc. maybe a photo?

check out building regs typical details (robust details or accredited construction details)

general details
http://www.planningportal.gov.uk/buildi ... ments9/acd

timber frame
http://www.planningportal.gov.uk/upload ... ations.pdf

i prefer the scottish version as the details are more clearly labelled
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/Doc ... 088295.pdf
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