IMPORTANT, RETAIN FOR FUTURE REFERENCE: READ CAREFULLY NC108FP Issue 0110
NORTHCOTE SUMMER HOUSE Thank you for choosing this garden product manufactured by the UK's largest manufacturer of timber garden products. In order to gain the most benefit from it, please note the following: - If there are any technical queries with the product, please contact our customer help line on 0844 248 9853 between the hours of 8.30 am and 5.00 pm Monday to Friday. - Please ensure that you thoroughly check all component parts for quantity and quality before you commence building the product. If there are any missing parts, please contact the help line as shown immediately. The manufacturer cannot be held liable for damaged items once any part of the product has been fitted or altered in any way (e.g. Painted) - Timber is a natural material. It will shrink and swell as a result of varying moisture content. - Please keep all plastic bags and small parts away from children in order to reduce the risk of suffocation. - This product must be built on a solid level base. - The roof on this building is not a load bearing structure.
Recommended Tools (not supplied)
POZI DRIVE SCREWDRIVER
SHARP KNIFE TO CUT ROOF FELT
Important : Assembly of this product requires two people.
MUST PRE DRILL
NC108LHA (LEFT HAND APEX) X2
NCWP2 (WINDOW PANEL) X 1
SHPP6 (LARGE PLAIN PANEL) X 2
SHPP2 (PLAIN PANEL) X3
SH108FL (FLOOR) X 2
NC108TRUSS (TRUSS) X 2
NC108RHA (RIGHT HAND APEX) X2 780mm
Green Mineral x 2 (85014)
NCDP6 (DOOR PANEL) X1
SHWP2 (WINDOW PANEL) X 2
SHPP4 (PLAIN PANEL) X 2
70701906PARDTR (70 x 70 x 1906mm POST) X2
SUMHDRV2LHMDTR (MORTICED DOOR) X 1 SUMHDRV2RHDTR ( DOOR) X 1
Fixing Pack x 1 (NC108FP)
SANW780400 (DOOR GLAZE) X4
SANW1345550 (WINDOW GLAZE) X3
151314608 (1513 x 1460 x 8mm OSB) X 4
HM121120835GTRIA1RH (121 x 12 x 835mm BOARD) X2
Forest Garden Ltd, Units 291 & 296 Hartlebury Trading Estate, Hartlebury, Worcestershire, DY10 4JB
HM121121692GTRIA1LH (121 x 12 x 1692mm BOARD) X2
2 x (floor sections)
70x15x900mm 85x12x1476mm ANGLED BARGE BOARD
2x 8x 12 x
= 15121749DTR = 15150405SA2DTR
15x15x1349mm Window panel SHWP2
BATTENS 6x 4x
= 70280535PARA1DTR 70x28x535mm ANGLED
Fix the doors into the door panel using 2 x hinge for each door. Secure using 30mm screws.
= 45280897PAR 45x28x897mm
= 45281426PARA2 45x28x1426mm ANGLED
NC108FP Fixing Pack Corner Brace Qty 4
10mm Tacks Qty 160
Place the sections on to the floor as illustrated. Fix them to each other using 2 x 50mm screws for each panel. 24x 50mm screws
24 x 30mm screws 4 x Hurlinge
Zâ€™Plate Qty 16 Lock Qty1
Window panel NCWP2 50mm screw Qty 74
Cabin Hook Qty 2
Handle set Qty 1
30mm screw Qty 40 25mm glazing pins Qty156
Hurlinge Hinge Qty 4
25mm screw Qty 47
30mm nail Qty 170
Necked Bolt Qty 2
Once all the panels are secured to each other and positioned squarely on the floor, secure them to the floor using 16 x 50mm screws.
Fix the left and right gable to each other using 2x50mm screws. Repeat the step on the Truss. 6 x50mm screws
Place the Strips on the corners of the building as shown. Make sure each strip is flush and secure into position using 3 x 30mm nails for each . 12x 30mm nails
You will need to trim the Strips for the front of the building so that they sit on the floor.
6 Fix the HM angled boards to the assembled Truss as shown. Make sure these are flush and secure in place using 2 x 30mm nails for each batten they cross. 28x30mm nails
Place the Cover Strips over the joins of the panels. Make sure each strip is flush and secure into position using 3 x 30mm nails.
Place the completed Gables onto the front and back of the building making sure they sit flush. Secure to the top of the panels using 4 x 50mm screws. Position the Truss as illustrated, 1406mm away from the back Gable, on to the building. Fix in place by screwing up through the building frame work using 2 x 50mm screws for each end. 12x50mm screws
12x 30mm nails
Hand Rail Asembly
Using the Z’ plates provided, secure one to each end of the battens. Position these as shown and fix to the Gable and Truss using the reverse of the Z’ plate. 32x25mm screws 16 x Z’ plates
9 Place three of the 900mm strips in between two of the 535mm angled battens as shown. Make sure the end strip is flush with the ends and position the others 86mm apart. Fix with a 25mm screw in each end. 12 x 25mm screws
m m 6 8 Flush
12 10a From inside the building screw through the window panel framework into the ends of the 535mm angled battens using a 50mm screw for each.
X2 Batten 45281426PARA2
X2 Batten 45281513PAR
4 x 50mm screw Fix a 1513mm batten against the 1513mm side of the roof sheet and secure using 5 x 30mm nails hammering through the sheet. Place the 1426mm angle batten against the left hand side of two of the roof sheets and fix using another 5 x 30mm nails for each. Fix the 1426mm angled battens on the right hand side for the remaining two sheets
40 x 30mm nails
Fix a 535mm angled batten to the top of the post using 2 x 50mm screws. Secure this to the building using a corner brace and 4 x 30mm screws 4 x 50mm screw 8 x 30mm screw
Slot the roof sections onto the top of the building. Push this up so that it is inline with the apex.
Place the post against the inside of the shaped battens so that all edges are flush. Fix each in place screwing through the battens using two 50mm screw for each. 8 x 50mm screw
Put a corner brace against the inside of the post so that it is pointing in towards the building. Fix in place using 4 x 30mm screws. 8 x 30mm screws 2 x Corner Braces
Fix each roof section in place using 13 x 30mm nails hammering through the roof sheet into the framing of the building underneath. 52 x 30mm nails
Fix 554mm boards at the bottom of the window. Make sure that they are flush and in line with the cover strips. Secure each in place using 2 x 30mm nails 6 x 30mm nails
Cut each roll of felt into two equal lengths. Place the sheets so that they overlap at least 50mm. Fold the felt over the corners. Secure the felt in place using the felt tacks provided, spacing them out 150mm apart. 160 x 8mm felt tacks
Place the 455mm strip so that it covers the join between the two gables and is in line with the other strip. Fix in place using 2 x 30mm nails. Repeat the step on the opposite side.
17 GLAZE 1345 X 550
4 x 30mm nails
Place the barge boards at each end of the building making sure that they are flush and meet at the apex. Fix each board in place using 4 x 30mm nails. Trim off any excess felt that is sticking out underneath the boards. 16 x 30mm nails
Fix the shaped beading inside the window panel as shown. Make sure there is a gap away from the edge of the sill. Fix the beading in place using 25mm glazing pins. Place the glazing inside this and repeat the step with the remaining beading from the inside, sandwiching the glazing in between. BEADING FOR THE WINDOWS
Protect glazing when fixing the beading 84 x 25mm glazing pins
15150554SA2DTR X 12 15151349SA2DTR X 12
GLAZE 780 x 400
Place the smaller glazing in to the doors . Place the beading against the glaze as shown making sure it is flush and secure each piece using the glazing pins provided. Use 24 x Glazing pins for each door. Protect glazing when fixing the beading 48 x 25mm glazing pins
Place the lock into the recess on the door. Insert the spindle and make sure it lines up correctly before fixing the lock in place using the screws provided. Place the handles against the door, again making sure that its is all lined up and secure using the screws provided.
Catch can be changed by pulling it and twisting
BEADING FOR THE DOORS
15150405SA2DTR X 8 15150784SA2DTR X 8
Make sure the position of the catch plate lines up correctly with the lock on the opposite door. Place one screw in the top and pencil around the gap. Take the plate off and chisel out the recess. Fix the plate into position using the screws provided.
21 20 Position the Necked Bolt at the top and bottom of the door, so that the bar locates over the beading correctly. Fix in place using the screws provided.
24 x 25mm glazing pins 3x25mm Screws
Place the 56x12x1775mm strip over the front of the doors so that it covers the join between them. Make sure it is flush at the top and bottom and secure to the left hand door using 3x25mm screws.
Fix the door beading around the entrance of the door making sure that it is all flush with the inside of the framework.
BEADING FOR THE DOOR FRAME
15121116DTR X 2 15121749DTR X 2
20 22 Open the door to the desired position when secured. Mark the positions and fix the Hook and Eye in place using the screws provided.