3. LABC Registered Construction Details
LABC offer arrange of standard construction details to help encourage good practice in building energy efficient buildings which meet the stringent provisions of Approved Document L1A.
Registered Construction Details are an initiative to help reduce the “performance gap” identified through incorrect thermal detailing on site. The Details are the first to offer specifiers, designers, SAP assessors, builders and building control a combination of specific detail, good practice, points to watch together with BR497 modelled Psi-values. They offer the ability to design out thermal bridging, assist the assessor in thermal modelling, guide the builder on site and ensure an effective inspection regime to prevent poor performing buildings and enshrine faith in Energy Performance Certificates.