Standards New Zealand has just published (October 2011) a new Handbook – SNZ HB 3604:2011 Timber-framed buildings: Selected extracts from NZS 3604:2011.
The questions and answers below have been prepared to provide background information for users.
If you have a question that is not yet covered, please email it to firstname.lastname@example.org – we will respond to you as promptly as possible.
We will advise of updates in our e-zine, Touchstone.
Always refer to NZS 3604:2011 (external link) for full information.