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Waterproofing and repairing underground reservoir roofs

R. A. Johnson

Waterproofing and repairing underground reservoir roofs

a report of current practice with recommendations

by R. A. Johnson

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Published by CIRIA in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementR.A. Johnson, D.S. Leek, E.S. King.
SeriesCIRIA technical note -- 145
ContributionsLeek, D. S., King, E. S., Construction Industry Research and Information Association.
The Physical Object
Pagination103 p. :
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21144850M

Consequently, the waterproofing system under the floor was seriously damaged. See figure LCT There was no problem to waterproof the new, lower part of the structure. However, it was practically impossible to repair the damaged waterproofing system, thus reservations were clearly stated in all relevant design and legal documents.   Glossary of Waterproofing Terms: Blind-side waterproofing: Installation of waterproofing membranes and drainage before the concrete foundation is poured. Capillary action: Movement of liquid in porous materials or thin tubes (capillaries), due to attraction between the molecules of the liquid and those of the solid. Condensation: The change in phase from a gas to a liquid, as .

being trapped between the reinforced concrete roof structure and membrane. This is one of the common causes of flat roof waterproofing failure. Large amount of water vapour can evaporate from reinforced concrete or a wet screed. Once the waterproofing membrane is . As a built-up roof system weathers and ages, roof maintenance is required to keep the roof leak-free and properly maintained. Lack of proper maintenance on a built-up roof can result in hazardous air conditions and costly roof repairs including moisture saturated insulation, mold and substrate rot.

By waterproofing as you go no water damage to new roofing materials or the existing building can occur during construction. The new flat roof surface transforms the normally useless space on flat roofs to a usable walk-on roof deck. This is not possible without a new plywood deck. No special equipment or skills are necessary. Waterproofing the underground house The outer skin of Oehler's houses is a layer of polyethylene which is used as a moisture barrier to keep the walls from rotting. Initially, he was using 4 to 6 mil plastic, but had upped that thickness to 6 to 10 mil by the time he wrote his book about greenhouses, and noted that he's now using EPDM pond.


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