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1.1Material properties generally
Material properties generally
1.3Aggregate problems generally
1.4Alkali-silicate reaction
2.2Asbestos cement
2.3Chloride attack of concrete
2.4Carbonation of concrete
2.5Sulphate attack of concrete and mortar
3.1Frost attack in bricks and concrete
4.1Defects in timber
4.2Fungal attack of timber
4.3Insect attack of timber
6.1Moisture movement
6.2Thermal movement
6.3Joints and sealants
6.4Thermal inertia
6.6External cementitious rendering
6.7Internal joinery
7.1Timber window and door frames
7.2Glazing problems
7.3Metal window frames
7.4Plastic windows and doors
8.2Clay soils
8.3Trees and buildings
8.4Other soil shrinkage and foundation problems
8.5Basements and tanking
9.1Rising dampness and thermal pumping
9.2Stone walls
9.4Problems with timber- framed construction
9.5Cladding defects generally
9.6Permeable claddings
9.7Impermeable claddings
9.8Problems with lightweight metal cladding
9.9Solid brick walls
9.10General defects with cavity walls
9.11Cavity wall tie problems
9.12Problems with cavity trays and weepholes
10.1Ballooning in walls
10.2Bulging in walls due to inadequate restraint
10.3Tensile cracking in brick walls
10.9Tensile cracking failure in concrete frames with brick infills
10.10Defects in chimneys
13.1Felted flat roofs
13.2Mastic asphalt flat roofs
13.3Metal-clad flat roofs
13.4Pitched roofs
13.5Roofing slates, clay roofing tiles and concrete roofing tiles
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The Technology of Building Defects

The Technology of Building Defects

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Published by: izbeensolong on Feb 13, 2012
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