Are most regs not targeted at saving lives rather than property? How quickly did the fire fighters get there?
Speaking anecdotally, the sprinkler installation market in Wales has become a bit of a wild west with companies not commissioning domestic scale mist systems properly, could this policy without proper checks cause similar issues.I would like to see pressure on building owners to maintain and test such systems over longer periods.
Why are these 'Micro homes' those blocks look suitable for 'Normal homes' one bed or otherwise? What is 20% below market rate for shoeboxes? Is this simply shrinkflation of housing?
Surely design of ventilation and drainage systems will fall outside of the architects area of knowledge? I would be interested to know if the brief requirements and full department occupancy had been finalised when works started on site?
Comment on: Could you live in OFIS’s 30m² micro-home?
As a 6'3" man I would like some space, other than the stair, in which to stand up.