Tag: fire stopping
Bitesized CPD – Fire collars and wraps to soffits.
Fire collars and pipe wraps to soffits The above was offered to us as a solution to provide a 1 hour fire barrier to a concrete soffit by a very large and well known main contractor. We could laugh but as we all appreciate, fire is no joke. In […]
Bitesized CPD – Fire batt installation
Fire batt installation to a rectangular damper. Here is how not to do it! Defects: 1. Small pieces instead of single batt. 2. Perimeters of batt not coated with ablative paste. 3. Raw edges visible. 4. Incorrectly applied intumescent mastic. Fire batt is a high density mineral fibre board […]