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  • Eurocode 5 Span tables 4th Edition WITH Goss's Roofing Ready Reckoner: From Timberwork to Tiles, 5th Edition

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  • May 2016
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Eurocode 5 Span tables 4th Edition WITH Goss's Roofing Ready Reckoner: From Timberwork to Tiles, 5th Edition
The best selling 4th edition of Eurocode 5 span tables, together with the 5th Edition of Goss's Roofing Ready Reckoner, 5th Edition. NEW section of: - trimmer tables: span tables for doubled-up trimmer and trimming joists are now included and are consistent with the permanent loading situations of the floor joists' tables. Reactions and fastener tables are included. Revisions for: - enhanced shear strength: those spans where shear is the governing criterion have been improved - enhanced bearing strength: the bearing lengths required have reduced, which in turn increased the clear spans in some instances - changes to some section sizes: an industry survey has prompted changes to the range of member sizes offered in the tables Improved sections: - on how to use the span tables - frequently asked questions are addressed in the notes alongside the tables Eurocode 5 span tables for solid timber members in floors, ceilings and roofs for dwellings is: - the definitive reference guide to softwood sizes and spans for designers, specifiers and builders - designed to supplement the England and Wales Approved Documents and it is applicable to timber design in other UK jurisdictions - researched and written by BM TRADA, the experts on timber Goss’s Roofing Ready Reckoner provides cutting angle and lengths for traditional ‘cut’ roofs and design tables for timber sizing, based on BS5268 ‘Structural use of timber’ and now including a comparison of timber sizes using Eurocode 5 ‘Design of Timber Structures’. Additional information is provided on wall plate and gable strapping, wind bracing, truss clips and other roofing metalwork, plus information on tools, equipment and health and safety matters. Detailed drawings for tiling, slating and other roof coverings are included, with fixing requirements revised to BS 5534:2014. Information on lead substitutes and roofing putties is also provided. Design of warm and cold roofs is fully covered, including ventilation and insulation requirements. The fifth edition also includes new chapters on engineered timber roofing components, solar panel fixing and outbuilding roofs
Goss's Roofing Ready Reckoner: From Timberwork to Tiles, Fifth Edition

1 Introduction and acknowledgements 1
Acknowledgements 2

2 Roofing terminology 3

3 Calculating the size of timber members 9
Strength and section size calculations 11
How do we calculate the loading on the roof? 11
Timber member sizing design: an example 12
Cost consideration 19

4 Calculating the length and cutting angles of timber members: data tables 5?–75? 20
The pitch 23
Using the tables to cut a common rafter 23
Hip jack rafters 28
Hip rafters 30
Valley jack rafters 32
The ridge 32
Purlins 34
5 Wall plates – strapping and gable strapping 109
6 Wind bracing and openings for dormers and roof windows 111 Openings for dormers and roof windows 113

7 Roofing metalwork and fixings 119
Nails, bolts and screws 121

8 Engineered timber roofing components and prefabricated roofs 123
Trussed rafters 123
Spandrel panels 125
Crane-on roof assemblies – trussed rafters 127
Crane-on roofs – structural panels 128
Crane-on roof assemblies – structural insulated panels 128
Attic to room-in-the-roof conversion 130

9 Roof coverings – underlay, battens and tiles 134
Underlay 134
Battens 138
Insulation and ventilation 140
Choosing the roof covering 154
Building regulations – thermal performance 162

10 Roof coverings – building detail drawings 179
The new BS 5534:2014 179
Manufacturer’s specification 180
Hips, ridges, verges and valleys – traditional and new methods of construction 180
Roofing putties 187
Natural slates 189
Concrete interlocking tiles 192
Plain and peg tiles 193
Asphalt shingles 198
Metal tiles 201
Lead substitutes 202

11 Solar panels 205
Planning and roof suitability 205
Roof construction 206
Fixing the panels 207
Possible improved fixing 208
Variations on panel design 211

12 Sheds and outbuildings 212
Permitted development 212
Types of permitted building 212
Design 215
The structure 215
The mono-pitch roof 216
The dual-pitch roof 216
Roof coverings 218
Make your new building save money! 220

13 Tools and equipment 221
Obtaining information from the drawing 221
To cut the roof 222
Setting up the roof structure 222
Roof coverings 223

14 Health & safety considerations 224
Access to the roof 224
Basic principles 225
Restoration and renovation of existing roof structures 225
Newly constructed roofs 226
The roof covering 226

Conclusion 227

Bibliography 229
The best selling 4th edition of Eurocode 5 span tables, together with the 5th Edition of Goss's Roofing Ready Reckoner, 5th Edition. NEW section of: - trimmer tables: span tables for doubled-up trimmer and trimming joists are now included and are consistent with the permanent loading situations of the floor joists' tables. Reactions and fastener tables are included. Revisions for: - enhanced shear strength: those spans where shear is the governing criterion have been improved - enhanced bearing strength: the bearing lengths required have reduced, which in turn increased the clear spans in some instances - changes to some section sizes: an industry survey has prompted changes to the range of member sizes offered in the tables Improved sections: - on how to use the span tables - frequently asked questions are addressed in the notes alongside the tables Eurocode 5 span tables for solid timber members in floors, ceilings and roofs for dwellings is: - the definitive reference guide to softwood sizes and spans for designers, specifiers and builders - designed to supplement the England and Wales Approved Documents and it is applicable to timber design in other UK jurisdictions - researched and written by BM TRADA, the experts on timber Goss’s Roofing Ready Reckoner provides cutting angle and lengths for traditional ‘cut’ roofs and design tables for timber sizing, based on BS5268 ‘Structural use of timber’ and now including a comparison of timber sizes using Eurocode 5 ‘Design of Timber Structures’. Additional information is provided on wall plate and gable strapping, wind bracing, truss clips and other roofing metalwork, plus information on tools, equipment and health and safety matters. Detailed drawings for tiling, slating and other roof coverings are included, with fixing requirements revised to BS 5534:2014. Information on lead substitutes and roofing putties is also provided. Design of warm and cold roofs is fully covered, including ventilation and insulation requirements. The fifth edition also includes new chapters on engineered timber roofing components, solar panel fixing and outbuilding roofs
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