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Roofing Terminology

  

Link to list of roofing terms

 

 

Exercise  5.1    Consider the list of terms included in the Roofing Dictionary and see if you can add at least 2 terms through this LINK

 

 

Roofing Structures

 

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Roof Design

 

 

Exercise 5.2   When you have watched the video below, please record your answer on this FORM to show your knowledge and understanding.   

 

 

Planning Portal

 

 

Click in LINK or graphic to go to the Government Portal which gives details of which types of roofwork needs Planning Permission

 

 

Building Information Modeling

 

This video from Wienerberger giver a good background to the introduction of BIM

Building Information Modeling

 

 

Exercise 5.3 View the video below and make notes on BIM through this LINK.  

 

 

Specification

 

Specifications describe the materials and workmanship required for a development.

  

Scheduling and workmanship are detailed through method statements

 

Why do we need specifications?

 

A specification allows correct detailing the component parts of the structure

 

It promotes accurate ordering and scheduling of materials and facilitates a professional quality installation.

 

It is necessary to ensure that the project is properly costed at the earliest opportunity

 

Download notes on Specifications

 

 

Exercise 5.4 Bring a sample copy specification to the next group sesion.  This need not be from your business but should be roofing specific.

Please upload copy HERE