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Parapet Walls were seen very commonly in old houses.Parapets are the reason for dampness in most cases.They require proper care and maintenance.It has to be repaired at right time. – PowerPoint PPT presentation

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Title: Parapet Walls Repair And Maintenance


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Parapet Walls
Repair And Maintenance
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Parapets are the part of wall that goes above
bridge levels. In old houses parapets were very
popular. Frequent dampness is caused by parapets.
Parapet wall is a most commonly used element.
Parapet wall require proper care and
Maintenance.
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Parapet Walls
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Repair And Maintenance Of Parapet Walls
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Most common problems occurred in masonry walls .
The top of the masonry walls is commonly termed
as parapets. Coping are placed on the masonry
walls to prevent the penetration of moisture.
Defective and deteriorated coating is the main
reason for the problem. Coping should be in good
condition. If the coping is not in good condition
they allows water to penetrate the walls.
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Penetration of water causes structural cracks,
spalling, bricks leaks and efflorescence.
Copings is necessary for parapet walls. Proper
care should be taken for these kind of walls.
Maintenance of parapet wall is very important. If
we fail to maintain parapet walls repair properly
it will create hazardous situation.
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Parapet Wall is like a double-skinned wall to
extend roof. Proper repairing and maintenance id
needed for parapet walls . TOPSY Construction
Corp is a popular construction company offering
various kind of products and services to
customers. http//topsyconstruction.com
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