Best thing to do is stop reading stuff from wherever you read that nonsense.
And BTW, you don't really have a choice about whether you insulate...
Pussy. Get in there and get your head down. :rolleyes:
The first assessment is against national planning polices.
Then it will be assessed against any local planning policies and extension guidelines,...
That price does not seem too bad.
Don't forget the building control application fee.
I'd wait to see what the inspector says.
450 is not wide enough for a 300 wall, and the depth will always depend on the soil type and site...
What about the damp? Fire risk to the cavity?
Above all, what does the manufacturer's guide say about it?
Looks like the strap budget is healthy. It could be cut by 400% though.
Yes they count
They can't have it wet when it comes on a flat back, as all the water would shake out on the journey. It's ok for screed but not concrete....
Yeah it looks bland and crap in terms of the design and appearance.
Reminds me of a really cheap and plain Russian doll, crap, craper and then some.
The channel will span across the top of the frames as a beam, and the roof joists sit on it.
I have a steel channel section doing a similar job and span. (3000 × 3000)
It's about 90 ×125 x 8mm IIRC, so have a look in the tables for...
Is there any particular reason why you two would prefer to drill and plug into the worst blocks in the world for getting a fixing by drilling and...
You need to stop worrying. What you have there is in thousands of lofts all over the UK.
If the joints are tight then they should be ok
Don't confuse the function of a purlin on an angle and strut transferring load perpendicular to the roof, with a vertical purlin / wall and the...
I do try and be consitent. :cautious:
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