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Trade Guidelines & Information Booklet

A new tool to add to your belt

Written for the Wall & Ceiling industry, the Trade Guidelines is a companion to the Australian Standards AS/NZS 2589 and board manufacturers' technical manuals.

This booklet is an excellent source of information that contractors can share with their clients to better understand the trade and manage expectations. Compiled by the AWCI ANZ Technical Committee with a broad range of contractor, supplier, manufacturer and technical experience; the Trade Guidelines has been developed with both education and insutry "best practice' in mind. The aim is to provide designers, builders, contractors and home owners with information on the wall and ceiling industry and factors that influence the quality of finish.

Topics covered in the book:

  • Design Considerations
  • Is the Site Plaster Ready?
  • Installing Interior Linings
  • Finishing Interior Linings
  • Inspection
  • Troubleshooting

The first copy is free to AWCI members, so if you haven't gotten your copy yet - get in touch with your local AWCI office to order.

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The Association of Wall and Ceiling Industries of Australia & New Zealand Inc. is a grouping of Building Industry organisations, including contractors, tradesmen, trainees, manufacturers and suppliers, established to represent the interests of members for the installation of ceiling, wall and lining sheeting systems and related products.

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