Troubleshooting Masonry Part II: Leaky Walls
Discipline: Masonry Products
Dealing with moisture problems in masonry walls is not easy and finding the source of leaks is tricky. In this seminar, attendees will learn about the different conditions that can lead to leaks and what can be done to keep water out of walls. Water tests that are used to track down the cause of leaks and how to use the results of tests to plan repairs will be covered. Especially important will be discussions of design details that can cause water problems in walls.
1. Identify the conditions that lead to leaky masonry walls
2. Discuss standardized methods for evaluating the moisture penetration resistance of masonry walls and how to determine if the drainage cavity is working properly
3. Determine the main types of masonry water repellents and sealers and when to use them
4. Examine design details in order to prevent problems
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