TITLE

All Together Now: Glazing-in

AUTHOR(S)
Slaton, Deborah; Patterson, David S.
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Construction Specifier;Jan2012, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
83760441

 

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