Troubleshooting Masonry: Cracks, Moisture & Efflorescence
Discipline: Masonry Products
Dealing with problems in masonry walls is not easy – and there are lots of ideas out there about the best way to troubleshoot tricky situations. In this seminar we will talk about the three most common types of masonry distress: cracks, moisture, and efflorescence, and understand that in many cases these three issues are related. We will learn about what causes different types of distress, how to diagnose problem situations, and the best way to treat these conditions to keep them from re-occurring.
1. Review different types of cracks that are found in masonry walls and their causes
2. Discuss evaluation the moisture penetration resistance of masonry walls and explore crack repair methods
3. Learn about the main types of masonry water repellents and sealers and when to use different types of products
4. Identify the two main types of masonry efflorescence and their causes
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