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Item: Building Envelope Guide for Houses - Part 9 Residential Construction

This guide provides practical information related to the design and construction of the building envelope for new homes constructed in accordance with Part 9 of the 2006 British Columbia Building Code (BCBC) and the 2007 Vancouver Building By-Law (VBBL). It provides: 

  • An invaluable resource for homebuilders, designers, and trades
  • Step-by-step construction detail descriptions
  • More than 150 full colour 3-D images
  • Illustrated rainscreen details
  • Practical experience and expertise of industry contributors
  • Latest building science principles related to moisture management issues in house construction
  • Descriptions of different building envelope systems and related code requirements and best practices

The guide was co-funded by BC Housing and the Building Policy Branch, Office of Housing and Construction Standards, and published by BC Housing.




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