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Pipes under slabs

By Alide Elkink 1 December 2016, Build 157

The location of sewer and stormwater pipes requires careful planning at the design stage of a building project as changes are difficult and costly to achieve once a floor slab is in place.

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Soak pits

By Alide Elkink 1 April 2017, Build 159

When a soak pit is required, a building consent application with calculations for pit sizing must be lodged. So, how do you make the calculations?

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Gully traps

By Alide Elkink 1 February 2017, Build 158

The Building Code has precise requirements for the installation and location of gully traps. As well as locating and building them correctly, make sure any decks and other structures built over top allow access for cleaning.

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