Page Title

TOP TIPS

Click below to access our archive of Top Tips

Registrations
Select Your Robust Details How to select your Robust Details and ensure combinations are correct...Read More...
Registration Information All the details we need to process your registration successfully...Read More...
What Happens Next Now you've registered your Robust Details...Read More...
Registration Amendments Amend your registrations for free online... Read More...
Purchase Order Numbers How to add a Purchase Order Number to your invoice... Read More...
Floors
Screed Floors Our tips on how to make sure your screed floors meet requirements ... Read More...
Timber and Steel Floors Our tips on how to make sure your timber and steel floors meet requirements ... Read More...
Isolate The Cause We have inspected and tested thousands of homes over the years. One area... Read More...
Punctured Flat Suspended ceilings make an essential contribution... Read More...
Walls
Cavity Walls How to make sure requirement E1 is met for your cavity walls... Read More...
Wall Ties For Cavity Walls it's all about Type A Wall Ties... Read More...
Joining Masonry Leaves In relation to addressing sound insulation it is possibly worth bearing in mind... Read More...
Spandrel Panels The separating element acting as a ‘barrier’ to the passage of sound... Read More...
Mortar Keeping Mortar where it's meant to be... Read More...
Protecting Construction Protecting construction work in progress and stored materials ... Read More...
Compressive Strength v Density The Robust Details masonry separating wall specifications ... Read More...
Gypsum Lining The robustdetails® masonry separating walls only... Read More...
Good Sound Footing The ‘ground floor and foundation detail’ is a flanking ... Read More...
Flanking Junction Preventing noise from getting round the end of a separating wall is ... Read More...
Design
Private Stairs Design stairs in flats so that Robust Details walls and floors can be used... Read More...
FOG Making the FOG Clear... Read More...
Mixed Dwellings The term 'mixed use' can cover buildings... Read More...
Internal Partition There are many factors that can influence... Read More...
Staggering Performance Separating wall to separating floor’ junctions ... Read More...
Access The Design Details Occasionally, flats will be constructed such that ... Read More...