November Archive posts

by Bregs Blog admin team

Posts for November 2014 in reverse chronological order (59 in total)

November 2014 breaks Blog record! | Top Ten Posts

‘Onerous’ Building Regulations must be amended – Minister Kelly

Revoke SI.9 | IAOSB / Self-Builders’ Letter to TD’s

SI.9 causing major delays to school projects

Imminent changes to SI.9 announced | Minister Alan Kelly T.D.

Village magazine| What’s happening with housing policy in 2014?

BCMS Alert | Last day for Christmas Completion!

Catherine Murphy TD | Today’s Housing Promises Won’t Bear Fruit for at Least Two Years

When is an extension not extensions? | The 40M2 question…

Applications for dispensation or relaxation of Building Regulations

SI.9 Cost for 2014 = 3 x Ballymun Regeneration Projects

Ireland – What’s Next?| TV 3 Series on Ireland’s Housing Crisis

RIAI | Architectural Technologist update

BREGS Blog Archive 6 | APRIL 2014

Donegal Pyrite update

Iaosb letter to Minister Kelly – Revoke or Revise S.I.9

RIAI Past Presidents Paper #1 | The Building Regulations and Consumer protection

Dáil | Architectural Technologist update

Is there a regulation for thermal bridging condensation risk? | Part L

Attorney General asked if S.I.9 is in breach of Constitutional Rights

Gurdgiev | PMI “a bit bubbly, a bit bonkers…”

40 SqM SI.9 exemption update | 18 November 2014

The Latest Homebond House Building Manual: A Critique | Joseph Little Architects

Press | 170% rise in home improvements

Dáil update | Pyrite in Mayo

Ronan Lyons | Regulations pushing up the costs of homes

ALERT | SI.9 Christmas Completion Countdown

Top 10 for week ending 16th November 2014

Government Reports + Professional Opinion Ignored in SI.9 | look back 5

The Latest Homebond House Building Manual: A Critique | Joseph Little Architects

BCMS | Chambers Ireland Excellence in Local Government Award

Irish Mirror | Call for an end to pyrite mess

Dr Rory Hearne | + 168,000 empty houses in the country

Opinion | 40SqM BC(A)R SI.9 Extensions

Sunday Business Post | Karl Deeter “Building regulations – rules don’t deliver results”


Engineers Ireland Journal | Jack Kavanagh- is SI.9 unjust to both engineer and society?

± 40 sq.m. exemption from SI.9 | Kevin Tyrrell Architectural Technologist

Homebond | Assigned Certifier + defects liability policy for €2,000?

CSO- Dwelling units approved down 16.6% in one year

Social Media | BRegs Blog Help + Advice


Room for improvement on social housing policy

Why did Phil Hogan think SI.9 would cost less than €3000 ?

RIAI Update | What happened at EGM

Want to live in Dublin? | Only the wealthy need apply!

BRegs Blog @ 200,000 views

IAOSB submission to DECLG

RIAI EGM | 4th November 2014 | Who said what?

Dáil TD’s want to Revoke SI.9 (4 of 4)

S.I.9 CPD | Questions for Assigned Certifier

S.I. 9 | We have found the Gaps!

No more snag lists | with S.I. 9

S.I.9 CPD | The Costs + Conflicts

RIAI EGM | Tuesday 4th November 2014

Top dozen posts | October 2014.

Results | S.I. 9 Assigned Certifier Survey

Revoke S.I.9 – Fine Gael internal report to Phil Hogan in 2013 (3 of 4)

World Bank Report 2015 | UK v Ireland the real cost of “Dealing with construction permits”