internal wall and ceiling linings what you can build using this guide This guide will help you select the timber you want, and then explain how you can build a feature wall of tongue-and-groove timber boarding with a clear finish on a new or existing stud wall.
Myths surrounding Moisture Content. This page is aimed at dispelling some of the myths associated with the moisture content of framing - and the moisture meters used to obtain the readings.
Damp floor needs moisture barrier Every Floor needs a Moisture Barrier . Moisture is a major problem in New Zealand homes Excess moisture causes so much damage to building materials, floor coverings, furniture and our health.
Moisture Testing Equipment. We do a moisture check with all our inspections and you can rest assured that we take great care to check around all the openings of the outside walls, as well as a variety of other locations determined by the house design and the state of its construction.
External moisture An introduction to weathertightness Weathertightness in the New Zealand Building Code 8 Reducing or controlling the moisture load is the
New Zealand has a year round, outdoor RH of between 70 80% in coastal areas and about 10% lower inland. Indoor relative humidities are generally lower than outdoor relative humidities ranging, in New Zealand dwellings, from 30% to 65% during the day-time in a dry house, and 50% to 75% in a damp house.