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In this methodology, it has been assumed that: BSGlazing for buildings — Part 2: Using multiple glazing reduces the risk of condensation on the indoor surface of glass or plastics glazing sheet materials.
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BS – Glazing for buildings. General methodology for the selection of glazing
Copyright Copyright subsists in all BSI publications. Theoretically, non-parallel panes should provide better acoustic insulation than parallel panes.
Consider the following design requirements: Consideration of natural lighting should be related to the provision of artificial lighting. Most noises are complex in that they include sounds of different frequencies and amplitudes.
Stairs, Ramps, Guarding and Protection from Impact. A number of approved documents in England and Wales, technical booklets in 62622-1 Ireland and technical handbooks domestic and non-domestic in Scotland, accompany the regulations.
Code of practice for daylighting. For guidance, see BS Consider feedback from previous projects and other information. The comparative costs of glazing materials should be considered in conjunction with their life expectancy and the probability of need for maintenance. Code of practice for sloping glazing. Solar gains that occur during the heating season can be used to advantage be considering window geometry and orientation and using suitable controls on heating and lighting systems.
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The Stationery Office, Access To and Use of Buildings. BSSpecification for inclusion of glass in the construction of furniture, other than tables or trolleys, including cabinets, shelving systems and wall hung or free standing mirrors.
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The size and type of the glass and plastics glazing sheet materials, and in some cases the surrounds, might be affected by Approved Documents England and WalesTechnical Handbooks Domestic and Non-domestic Scotland and Technical Booklets Northern Ireland as detailed in Annex A.
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The sequence in Figure 1 outlines such a methodology, which is expanded on from 4. However, it is not the mean sound insulation value that is important but the sound insulation at the dominant frequencies of the relevant noise spectrum. Users are responsible for its correct application. Information on standards BSI provides a wide range of information on national, European and international standards through its Library and its Technical Help to Exporters Service.
By employing panes of different thicknesses, this loss does not occur at the same frequency and thus an improved sound insulation performance results. In particular, attention is drawn to the following statutory regulations: This does not preclude the free use, in the course of implementing the standard, of necessary details such as symbols, and size, type or grade designations. There are many requirements that previously had been regarded as client-set for example, security that are being incorporated into legislation outlined in Annex A.
Glass and Glazing Federation. Since the correct selection of materials to be used in glazing for buildings depends on many factors, the recommendations in this part of BS should be used in conjunction with those in the other parts. It is incorporated by Royal Charter. This is yet to be published. BSPatent glazing and sloping for buildings — Part 2: Recommendations for sb of workmanship for glazing have been published separately in BS and therefore this subject is not dealt with in this standard.
Fire Safety as amended. Buying standards Orders for all BSI, international and foreign standards publications should be addressed to Customer Services. Partially supersedes BS Confirm previous preliminary selection or, if necessary, modify and re-examine. Code of practice for design and installation of sloping and vertical patent glazing. Various BSI electronic information services are also available which give details on all its products and services.
If these 62262-1 are to be used for any other purpose than implementation then the prior written permission of BSI must be obtained. It is the constant aim of BSI to improve the quality of our products and services. For dated references, only the edition cited applies. Superseded by BS Under certain circumstances, refurbishment, i.
Unwanted summertime solar gains can be dealt with by the means of window design and orientation, and various forms of shading.