“Nation wide House Energy Rating Scheme”. NatHERS is a computer software simulation tool for rating the thermal performance of houses across Australia . The Energy Management Task Force is responsible for delivering a NatHERS compliance protocol. Any software or paper checklist which passes under this protocol is deemed “NatHERS or equivalent”.
Natural Ground Level:
Is the existing ground level of a site in its undisturbed state before any development is carried out on the property
The bottom or top post of a stair balustrade
A horizontal timber strut fixed between studs or joists in framed construction to provide stiffening
The internal edge of a window sill, or the leading edge of a stair tread.
A type of joint formed when splicing together two pieces of timber of equal size
Notice of Practical Completion:
Notice furnished by the builder to the client to indicate that in the builders view contracted works are now completed.