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Developments within coastal locations

This update provides additional guidance relating to how developments in coastal locations can meet the requirements of our technical manual.

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Guide to third-party product conformity approval certificates

Additional guidance on how to assess if a third party product conformity approval certificate will be acceptable for our warranty.

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Compatibility issues of CPVC pipework used in sprinkler systems

Additional guidance covering compatibility issues of CPVC pipework used in sprinkler systems

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Tech update: Y-junctions under buildings (drainage)

This update provides additional guidance relating to how the Functional Requirements in the Technical Manual may be satisfied where Y-junctions are pr…

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Major projects - on-site water testing for curtain walling and rainscreen cladding

Information to assist in meeting warranty requirements where rainscreen cladding and or curtain walling is proposed on a project covered by our warran…

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Tech update - lead neoprene joints

This technical update provides additional guidance on lead neoprene joints that can be used to form gutter details.

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Tech update - conservatories

Where conservatories are constructed to a new build property, they may fall under cover of the warranty.

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Accounting for movement in concrete bricks

All structures move. What do you need to consider when accounting for movement in concrete bricks?

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Tech Update: Podium deck guidance

This Technical Update provides warranty guidance for Podium Deck proposals.

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A third of home builders to provide work-from-home areas in new homes from 2022

More than a third of builders and developers plan to include work-from-home study rooms or areas in new homes from 2022, a survey has revealed.

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Tech update: timber resin repairs

This update provides guidance relating to how the Functional Requirements in the Technical Manual may be satisfied with regards timber resin repairs.

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Major Projects: below ground structural waterproofing risk assessment

This update provides guidance on the requirements associated with the design and construction of basements and other below ground structures.

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