Superstructure (excluding roofs)

6.7Doors, windows and glazing

This chapter gives guidance on meeting the Technical Requirements for doors, windows and glazing, including where coupled door and window frame assemblies are contained within a single storey. Coupled door and window frame assemblies (including spandrel panels) which are:

  • one storey or more in height, or
  • not contained between a structural floor and ceiling

should be designed in accordance with Chapter 6.9 ‘Curtain walling and cladding’.