Glossary – E

Eaves Gutter:
A preformed gutter fixed to the fascia board or the face of rafters

The part of a structure above a column, including the architrave, frieze and cornice

Established Building Line:
A building line that is established by map or a de facto building line

Expansion Joints:
Definite break in built up material provided for the expansion or contraction of adjacent materials. The joint must be suitably sealed to prevent water penetration

External Cladding:
The outer covering of the external walls of a framed building or structure