Right on the site

In this series of "Right on the Site" Leaflets HomeBond takes specific topics relating to house construction and gives detailed advice on each topic.

A "Right on the Site" folder which contains all leaflets issued is available from HomeBond's office for €50, excluding postage and packaging. This can also be obtained by downloading the order form.

NB. The order form is in PDF format. You will need to download the free Acrobat Reader to view this file.

The folder contains all issues of "Right on the Site (you can’t purchase the leaflets individually):

  • Issue No. 1: Condensation - Updated January 2000
  • Issue No. 2: Ground Supported Floor Slabs - Updated January 2000
  • Issue No. 3: Advice for Facing Brickwork, Ten Points To Remember - Updated January 2007
  • Issue No. 4: Extended Kitchens - Updated January 2000
  • Issue No. 5: Projecting Windows – Construction Details - Updated January 2000
  • Issue No. 6: Traditional Cut Timber Roofs - Updated January 2000
  • Issues No. 7 & 8: Roof Coverings: Single Lap Concrete Tiles and Double Lap Fibre Cement Slates - Updated January 2007
  • Issue No. 9: Floor Joists Part 1 - Updated December 1999
  • Issue No. 10: Floor Joists Part 2 - Updated November 1999
  • Issue No. 11: Metal Tray DPCs in Brickwork Chimneys - Updated January 2000
  • Issue No. 12: RADON - Updated July 2005
  • Issue No. 13: Foundations in Low Rise Dwellings - Updated January 2000
  • Issue No. 14: Housing & The Building Regulations 1997 – 2006 - Updated March 2006
  • Issue No. 15: Suspended Concrete and Timber Ground Floors for Domestic Dwellings - Updated January 2000
  • Issue No. 16: Housing Insulation & the Building Regulations, 1997 Updated June 1998’ to ‘Issue No. 16 is no longer available and has been superseded by Issue No. 28 - Building Regulations 2002. Conservation of Fuel and Energy Dwellings - Updated January 2005
  • Issue No. 17: Building Regulations 1997-2002: Amendments & Corrections to the Technical Guidance Documents 1997-2004 - New Edition June 2005
  • Issue No. 18: Plasterboard – Domestic Applications - Updated January 2000
  • Issue No. 19: IS444: 1999 The Use of Structural Timber in Buildings - Updated December 1999
  • Issue No. 20: Radon Protection & Fire Safety - Updated March 2006
  • Issue No. 21: Fire Precautions in Dwelling Houses - Updated March 2006
  • Issue No. 22: External Rendering - August 2000
  • Issue No. 23: Entrance Steps to Duplex Dwellings - January 2001
  • Issue No. 24: Building regulations Part M Dwellings - Access for People with Disabilities - January 2001
  • Issue No. 25: Letter Plates - January 2001
  • Issue No. 26: Building regulations Part M Apartment Buildings - Access for People with Disabilities - July 2002
  • Issue No. 27: Stair & Steps - Guidance on the Recommendations of Technical Guidance Documents B, K and M of the Building Regulations 1997-2000. Part B – Fire Safety; Part K – Stairways, Ladders Ramps and Guards; Part M – Access for People with Disabilities - October 2003
  • Issue No. 28: Building Regulations 2005. Conservation of Fuel & Energy - Updated January 2007
  • Issue No. 29: Building Regulations 2002. Ventilation of Dwellings - September 2003
  • Issue No. 30: HomeBond Information to Members on: 1. New Building Systems/ Methods of Construction. 2. Building Regulations 1997 – Materials. 3. Roofing Felts. 4. Registering Apartments. - September 2003
  • Issue No. 31: Condensation In Your Home (Temporarily Unavailable) - September 2003
  • Issue No. 32: Timber Fire Doors - January 2005
  • Issue No. 33: Timber Preservative Pre-Treatment in Domestic Dwellings - January 2005
  • Issue No. 34: Drainage - January 2005
  • Issue No. 35: Irish Standard EN206 - Concrete - January 2005
  • Issue No. 36: Floor Area Compliance Certificate (FACC) - August 2005
  • Issue No. 37: Precast Concrete First Floors - November 2005
  • Issue No. 38: Planning & Development Act 2000 (as amended): Part V - Housing Supply - February 2006
  • Issue No. 39: Building Energy Rating (BER) - January 2007
  • Issue No. 40: Cut Roofs: Dormer and Storey-an-a-half Construction - January 2007
  • Issue No. 41: Proprietary Floor Joists - June 2007
  • Issue 42: Energy Efficient Design and Renewable Energy Technologies - 2008
  • Issue 43: Information Required to Determine the BER for a Dwelling - 2008
  • Issue 44: Amendments to Part L (2007) - 2008
  • Issue 45: Air Permeability Pressure Testing - 2008
  • Issue 46: Introduction to Acceptable Construction Details - 2008