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BRE experts share their knowledge to help you

Each month we add a new article from one of our experts on a range of topics that include building problems they encounter and investigations they undertake.

From Rupert Pool and the Investigations Team

Please let us know if you have an issue with which our Investigations Team can help. Tel. 01923 664200 Email construction@bre.co.uk

So far in this series:

Avoiding dripping roofs

Why is it so hard to get the floor right?

Avoiding cracking in Insulated glazing units (IGUs)

Inverted roofs

Stained vinly flooring 

Predicting corrosion rates in metal building components

Ageing roof tiles

Stress relief joints in concrete floors

Autumn condensation

All stainless steels were not created equal
 

From James Lavender and  the Fire Safety Team

Please let us know if you have an issue with which our Fire Safety Team can help. 01923 664100 and enquiries@breglobal.com

So far in this series:

Getting lobbies right

Remember the humble fire door

Regulation 38 and fire safety engineering

Fire safety and photovoltaic systems

The importance of holistic fire safety management 

 

Derek HughesFrom Derek Hughes and the Responsible Sourcing team

Please let us know if you have a Responsible Sourcing issue with which we can help. 01923 664100 and enquiries@breglobal.com

Responsible sourcing in construction - an introduction

BRE's BES 6001 Framework Standard for Responsible Sourcing

Responsible Sourcing in BREEAM

 

From John Warburton, Windows and Doors Sector ManagerJohn Warburton

Please let us know if you have a windows and doors issue with which we can help.
01923 664100 and
enquiries@breglobal.com

 Double or triple glazing?

 Reacting on Q - meeting the requirements of Appoved Document Q

 

Steve Pester NSCFrom Steve Pester of the BRE National Solar Centre

Please let us know if you have a solar power issue issue with which we can help: nsc@bre.co.uk, 01726 871830, or click here.

 Building-Integrated Solar Technology - it’s coming!

 

From Raman Chagger, Principal Consultant, Fire Detection at BRE GlobalRaman Chagger

Please let us know if you have a fire alarm/detection issue with which we can help.
01923 664100 and
enquiries@breglobal.com

Reducing false fire alarms in buildings.

Testing the response of smoke detectors


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