BS 6576:2005+A1:2012 - Code of practice for diagnosis of rising damp in walls of buildings and installation of chemical damp-proof courses

BS 6576:2005+A1:2012

Code of practice for diagnosis of rising damp in walls of buildings and installation of chemical damp-proof courses

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : November 2005

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This standard covers how to diagnose and treat rising damp, and how to install a damp-proof course. It emphasizes the need to differentiate between rising damp and other causes of damp conditions. It gives recommendations for the chemical treatment of rising damp in existing buildings with solid walls, cavity walls (unfilled or filled) and random rubble-filled walls. Essential precautions and procedures for installing chemical damp-proof courses are also indicated.




Standard NumberBS 6576:2005+A1:2012
TitleCode of practice for diagnosis of rising damp in walls of buildings and installation of chemical damp-proof courses
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date16 November 2005
Confirm Date01 July 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)BS 6100-6, BS 6100-1, PD CEN/TR 15123, CP 102, BS 8215, BS EN 13194-2, BS EN 13194-1, BS 8481
Informative References(Provided for Information)BS 8102:1990, BS 5628-3:2005, BS 5250:2002
ReplacesBS 6576:1985
Amended ByAmendment, November 2012
Draft Superseded By12/30258583 DC
DescriptorsSurface treatment, Protection against water from the ground, Installation, Bricks, Exterior walls, Walls, Finishes, Weather protection systems, Building maintenance, Construction systems, Cavity walls, Damp-proof courses, Injected damp-proof courses
ICS91.120.30
CommitteeB/525/6
ISBN978 0 580 77878 0
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages18
File Size428 KB
Price£130.00


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