All Together Now: Glazing-in

Slaton, Deborah; Patterson, David S.
January 2012
Construction Specifier;Jan2012, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p66
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the repair techniques for the air and water leakage conditions. It states that in cavity wall systems major problems are associated with the installation of a sealant joint between the two assemblies. It further informs that several types of membranes are used to eliminate the problem including rubberized asphalt membranes, uncured ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) and silicone sheets.


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