Tag: Fire door alterations
Bitesized CPD – Deflection heads to plasterboard partitions
Deflection Heads to plasterboard partitions In this Bitesize CPD we will be looking at basic deflection heads used to accomodate movement in soffits above plasterboard partition walls. We will look at causes, effects and remedies to common defects picked up by FCM’s, Clerks of Works during their site inspections. […]
Bitesized CPD – Expanding fire foam to fill voids.
Expanding Fire Foam to Fill Voids In this Bitesize CPD we will be looking at the use of expanding fire foam used to fill holes in walls or ceilings. Invariably incorrectly installed it is one of the more common defects picked up by FCM’s, Clerks of Works during their site […]
Bitesized CPD – Fire Doors – site alterations – what is permissible and what is not.
“What alterations can be made to a fire door?” In this Bitesize CPD we will be looking at permissible alterations to a manufactured fire door. It seems that many installers are unaware of what you can do and can not and so invalidate their own installation. These defects are routinely […]