Doors, windows and glazing

6.7.11Completed work

Completed work shall be free from damage.

Work should be to an appropriate level of finish for other trades. Finishing trades should not be relied upon to correct untidy work.

Completed work should be protected as follows:

  • Internal doors should be kept covered with polyethylene or original wrapping.
  • Door frames and linings should be protected with timber strips or plywood by a minimum of 1m above skirting level.
  • Thresholds and window sills should be covered.
  • Scaffolding and walkways should be kept away from frames.
  • Joinery should be protected from paint splashes and other damage.
  • Temporary coverings should be removed after all other work has been completed and before handover.