Week 3

Report date - 23rd January 2009
Works commenced on site on Monday 5th January.

The foundation brickwork splash course to dpc has been laid.
Plot foul drainage and storm drainage laid and backfilled.
Ground floor concreted with Toplow HZ.
Retaining wall excavated, concreted and built adjacent to the E-On property.
Stoning up of scaffold margin commenced.


The NHBC are carrying out Building Control and Warranty Inspections. The inspector will be visiting the site regularly as per their key stage inspectation requirements.  Last visit = 21st January to visually inspect the drainage as laid.

Web Cam

The webcam has been fitted and powered up and is now awaiting the phone and broadband lines to be connected.

Project team on site

Staff and labour over the last 2 weeks has comprised of:
Building Manager 1
Groundworkers 2
Machine Driver 1
Groundwork's Engineer 1
Groundwork's Bricklayers 3
Tarmac flooring installers 4
Crane Driver 1 

Products and Services installed this week

Tarmac Topflow HZ

Photos from Week 3 of Build

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Fact 5

More and more home premises in the UK are being built to exacting environmental standards, such as BREEAM, and so specifiers need to be confident about the products they select.  Many UK masonry manufacturers have had their product ranges checked by independent assessors to certify environmental performance – many achieve the highest rating of A or A+.

See the more information on the Code for Sustainable Homes