Posted: 10 February 2020
1. What is the simplest way to check that timber joinery is manufactured to NZS 4211:2008?
a. Measure window profile sizes and check the designer's plans.
b. Locate the identification tag on the door or window frame.
c. Contact the manufacturer.
2. Can NZS 4211:2008-compliant timber joinery be used in an extra high wind zone?
a. Yes, if has been tested and certified for this use.
c. Only if the homeowner signs a disclaimer.
3. How do you determine the wind zone of a property?
a. Using the procedure laid out in NZS 3604:2011 Timber-framed buildings.
b. You need to measure the wind levels on site.
c. By checking the weather forecast.