Descriptions of common building exterior or interior stairs, steps, platforms, landings, decks & railing codes, construction details, inspection methods, safety defects . Deaths from falls were highest in Hungary, the Czech Republic, Norway, Slovenia & Finland -- and lowest in Albania, Mauritius, Bahamas, Argentina & Chile
Detail: a stair rail from Alvar Aalto's Helsinki, Finland studio, 1955
Jan 13, 2015 . The post free, full glass railing is made and designed in Finland and can be used indoors as well as outdoors. Our glass railing profiles are manufactured from aluminium by extrusion technique and are usually delivered in 6 meter long poles. LK-glass railing systems are suitable for both outdoor and indoor..
Handrailing graspability codes: This article explains and illustrate the requirements for graspable handrails & railings used inside or outside buildings, including guardrails, hand railings on steps and stairs, and stair rails or stair guards for both interior and exterior stairways. used on stairs, balconies, decks, ramps, walks
Rosette: Where the handrail ends in the wall and a half-newel is not used, it may be trimmed by a rosette. Easings: Wall handrails are mounted directly onto the wall with wall brackets. At the bottom of the stairs such railings flare to a horizontal railing and this horizontal portion is called a "starting easing". At the top of the..
G1 THE NATIONAL BUILDING CODE OF FINLAND. Housing Design. Regulations and Guidelines 2005. Ministry of the Environment Decree on housing design adopted in Helsinki on the 1st of October 2004. In accordance with the Ministry of the Environment decision, the following regulations and guidelines on housing..
EXTERIOR STAIRS / RAILING / DECKS / RAMPS. RESIDENTIAL / COMMERCIAL STRUCTURES. Projects Exempt from Site Plan and Design Review Requirements. Applicant's Name: Phone: Project Address: Email: SECTION 1: Yes. No Is the proposed project in a Historic District, or on a Landmark Parcel? If checked NO..