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Research and practical guidance to help the house-building
industry deliver 21st Century new homes

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Part L 2013 - Where to start

An introduction for house builders and designers

These practical guides for house builders and designers outline how to achieve compliance to Approved Document L1A 2013 in England. There are separate guides for masonry and timber frame construction, with each setting out options and choices – fabric, services and low carbon technologies – that will meet the required carbon compliance levels.

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