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April 2024 – New Details

April 2024 – New Details

This month we are looking to the outside and focusing on external works details, specifically retaining wall details, cappings and copings for freestanding walls. This set consists of: Solid brickwork garden wall with coping, capping and creasing tile details Robust...

March 2024 – New Details

March 2024 – New Details

This month we are excited to share another set of details that have been requested regularly by our members. This set consists of external wall insulation details. This particular set shows a solid blockwork masonry wall with non-combustible mineral wool insulation...

February 2024 – New Details

February 2024 – New Details

This month we are excited to share another set of details that have been requested regularly by our members. This set consists of partial fill cavity wall details. In areas exposed to very severe wind driven rain, partial fill cavities are the more robust solution for...

January 2024 – New Details

January 2024 – New Details

These new details are the second half of a two part set exploring slate roof details. The set explores traditional slate roof construction, looking at how different junctions are detailed using traditional lead specifically in an extension setting, to complement...

December 2023 – New Details

December 2023 – New Details

We are bringing you something a little different this month. Something we have been working on for a little while - a full set of electrical symbols, signage symbols and hazards. This set will be super useful for marking up your M&E plans, health and safety and...

November 2023 – New Details

November 2023 – New Details

These new details are the first half of a two part set exploring slate roof details. The set explores traditional slate roof construction, looking at how different junctions are detailed using traditional lead, to complement these, we then demonstrate alternative...

October 2023 – New Details

October 2023 – New Details

This month we have published the second half of our chimney and flue details. This technical set of details explores concentric flue systems for sealed built in gas appliances and concentric flue system chimneys with freestanding wood appliances. The details are shown...

September 2023 – New Details

September 2023 – New Details

This month the team at Detail Library are excited to be able to share our latest set of details with you! This set of details is the second half of our brick slip details, featuring adhesive fix. There are a number of methods for attaching brick slip cladding to the...

August 2023 – New Details

August 2023 – New Details

This month's set of new details is a member inspired selection of different requests we have had over recent months. We are continuing to receive more queries about wide cavities in masonry walls, so this set demonstrates 150mm cavity wall details, from foundation, to...

July 2023 – New Details

July 2023 – New Details

This month the team at Detail Library are excited to be able to share our latest set of details with you! This set of details explores brick slip details using mechanical fix. There are a number of methods for attaching brick slip cladding to the structure, most...

June 2023 – New Details

June 2023 – New Details

This month the team at Detail Library are excited to be able to share our latest set of details with you! This technical set of details explores masonry chimney details and flue liner systems for both a masonry and timber frame setting. There are many requirements...

May 2023 – New Details

May 2023 – New Details

This month the team at Detail Library are excited to be able to share our latest set of details with you! This detail set demonstrates a variety of flat roof and pitched roof arrangements, including I-joist flat roof details, timber frame green roof details, exposed...