Building regulation Part E stipulate minimum acoustic performance for airborne and impact noise between adjacent dwellings. The robustdetails ® scheme is the alternative to pre-completion sound testing for satisfying Part E of the Building Regulations. Using the scheme avoids the uncertainties of pre-completion sound testing. It applies to new adjoined properties.
The majority of separating wall build-ups currently in robust details scheme are masonry. Click Here to find out more.
For the build-up of these walls and guidance for detailing junctions with separating floors see the Robust Details handbook free to download.
Click Here to find suitable combinations of robust details for masonry separating walls and precast concrete separating floors.