BU531 Designing for thermal and moisture movement

Abbreviation
BU531
Valid from
1/02/2011

Information provider
BRANZ Limited
Information type
BRANZ Bulletin
Format
Hard copy, PDF

Description

This bulletin looks at the cyclical or reversible movement that occurs in building materials as the environmental conditions they are subjected to change. It provides useful information so this thermal and moisture movement can be predicted and allowed for in the building design.

Scope

The bulletin covers:

  • reversible movement including thermal movement, moisture movement and factors influencing reversible movement
  • design strategies, including accommodating movement and containing movement, with worked examples provided.
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Notes/comments

This bulletin replaces Bulletin 418 Providing for thermal and moisture movement.

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This bulletin replaces Bulletin 418 Providing for thermal and moisture movement.

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BU531 Designing for thermal and moisture movement

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BU531 Designing for thermal and moisture movement

Description

This bulletin looks at the cyclical or reversible movement that occurs in building materials as the environmental conditions they are subjected to change. It provides useful information so this thermal and moisture movement can be predicted and allowed for in the building design.

View on Information Provider website
BU531 Designing for thermal and moisture movement
Description

This bulletin looks at the cyclical or reversible movement that occurs in building materials as the environmental conditions they are subjected to change. It provides useful information so this thermal and moisture movement can be predicted and allowed for in the building design.

View on Information Provider website
This resource does not cite any other resources.

BU531 Designing for thermal and moisture movement

This resource does not CITE any other resources.
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