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Technical Manual

The Premier Guarantee Technical Manual is accredited by both Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists (CIAT). The manual has been produced to assist all parties involved in constructing buildings and dwellings in meeting the correct technical requirements.

At Premier Guarantee, we pride ourselves in offering flexible solutions to meet warranty requirements, and although there is substantial guidance within the manual, flexibility can still be maintained.

Technical Manual Version 11 is the latest version available.The Manual is split into 12 Chapters and is available for download using the links below.All Registered Premier Guarantee customers will receive a free hard-copy version of our Technical Manual.

 

Technical Manual Version 11 - Complete

Chapter 1 - Tolerances
Chapter 2 - Materials
Chapter 3 - Modern Methods of Construction
Chapter 4 - Site Investigation Reports
Chapter 5 - Foundations
Chapter 6 - Substructure
Chapter 7.1 - External Masonry Walls
Chapter 7.2 - Steel Frame
Chapter 7.3 - Timber Frame
Chapter 7.4 - Windows and Doors
Chapter 7.5 - Chimneys
Chapter 7.6 - Balconies
Chapter 7.7 - Cladding
Chapter 7.8 - Roof Structure
Chapter 7.9 - Roof Coverings - Traditional Slate and Tiles
Chapter 7.10 - Roof Coverings - Continuous Membrane Roofing
Chapter 7.11 - Roof Coverings - Green Roof
Chapter 7.12 - Roof Coverings - Metal Deck Roofing
Chapter 8 - Superstructure (Internal)
Chapter 9 - Building Services
Chapter 10 - Finishes
Chapter 11 - External Works
Chapter 12 - Conversions and Refurbishments