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DOMESTIC BLISS

Complaints of noise from neighbours continue to rise. The detr has funded work by bre and Wimtec to improve the acoustic guidance in Building Regulations Approved Document E for new party wall and floor constructions of masonry and timber. While the resulting manual, 'Quiet Homes'*, focuses on England and Wales, most advice is said to be equally applicable in Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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