Build 138: Weathertightness

1 October 2013

Homes for life • Weathertightness

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Feature section: Homes for life

What could be more sensible than homes that can be adapted to suit the needs of people throughout their lives? Accreditation schemes such as Lifemark and a small but growing trend towards universal design are making this happen.

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Feature section: Weathertightness

The leaky building crisis and its impacts will be with us for years to come. While there are many unanswered questions, there are important principles and basic advice designers and builders should take note of so future disasters are avoided.

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