BS 8213-4:2007 - Windows, doors and rooflights. Code of practice for the survey and installation of windows and external doorsets – BSI British Standards

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BS 8213-4:2007

Windows, doors and rooflights. Code of practice for the survey and installation of windows and external doorsets

Status : Current   Published : March 2007

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BS 8213-4 gives recommendations for the surveying and installation of non-loadbearing windows and external doorsets of any material, to be installed vertically (within 15°) into the external face of buildings. It gives guidance on the good practices necessary for the successful surveying and installation of windows and external doorsets in both new build and replacement situations.

It is primarily aimed at installations in dwellings but much of the guidance given is relevant to other types of installation.

The guidance contained in BS8213-4 may also be applied to door assemblies, but does not cover the site assembly of individual components.

BS 8213-4 does not apply to load-bearing windows,load-bearing doorsets or roof windows. It does not cover curtain or ribbon walling, although its guidance also applies to separate window and door elements within those particular types of assemblies. It does not cover good business practice issues such as warranties, complaints, etc.

BS 8213-4:2007 replaces the 1990 edition which is now withdrawn.

This is a full revision of the standard. It brings up to date the guidance given in the previous edition and takes into account the publication of a number of European Standards published since 1990.




Standard NumberBS 8213-4:2007
TitleWindows, doors and rooflights. Code of practice for the survey and installation of windows and external doorsets
StatusCurrent
Publication Date30 March 2007
Cross ReferencesBS 6100-1, BS 6262, BS 7619, BS 8000-7, BS EN 1670:1998, BS EN ISO 11600, BS 8213-1, BS 6375-1, BS EN 13724, BS 7671:2001, BS EN 12519, Building Regulations 2000, Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004, Building Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2000, Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 1994, Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002, Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974, Control of Asbestos at Work Regulations 2002, Work at Height Regulations 2005
ReplacesBS 8213-4:1990
Draft Superseded By06/30151736 DC
DescriptorsWindows, Rooflights, Doorsets, Door frames, Window frames, Cills, Doors, Construction systems parts, Domestic facilities, Surveying, Inspection, Installation, Wood, Aluminium, Steels, Plastics, Building maintenance, Maintenance, Position, Fixing, Seals
ICS91.060.50
CommitteeB/538
ISBN978 0 580 50205 7
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages38
File Size436 KB
Price£168.00


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