Special Requirements

Buildings of the following types using metal cladding should have a sealed vapour barrier and are outside the scope of this Code of Practice. They require specific design.

  • Swimming pools.
  • Buildings containing liquids stored in open containers.
  • Buildings where water is used in manufacturing, cleaning or storage processes.
  • Ice rinks, cold stores and freezers.
  • Buildings where unvented gas heating is used.



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