Home -> Forums -> Construction -> Start Construction -> Roof leakage

Roof leakage

Sat Feb 23, 2013Total posts : 1
paresh
paresh
Join date: Oct 2012
Topic: Roof leakage

Hi,

What precaution should be taken while constructing RCC slab roof to avoid roof leakage.what  thickness is good.


Thanks
Mon Feb 25, 2013Post  #1
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)

Join date: Mar 2008

Dear Paresh

The thickness of RCC slab should be 4'' to 5'' according to design/ span.In gharexpert web site construction section you will find lot of article about leakage protection in dampness & roofing sub section. See the link below.

http://www.gharexpert.com/articles/Roofing-Ceiling-1998/Roof-Leaks--Causes-Repair_0.aspx

 

Start Construction-Construction Questions (39)

1392
views
2
answers

roof leakage

Last answer on 7/1/2013 4:28:17 PM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by chethan
1936
views
1
answers

RCC ROOF LEAKAGE

Last answer on 12/5/2012 1:40:32 PM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by sivarajen
1078
views
3
answers

roof leakage during heavy rains in bangalore

Last answer on 12/2/2015 3:47:15 AM. by JAI PRAKASH. Forum started by manjuks
1202
views
5
answers

Leaks in roof

Last answer on 6/20/2016 2:44:10 PM. by lalit. Forum started by Ram
680
views
3
answers

Leaks in roof

Last answer on 11/23/2015 11:10:21 PM. by JAI PRAKASH. Forum started by Ram
1281
views
2
answers

Dear Sir,In our temple in native place rai water leakage from roof in the mantap

Last answer on 6/7/2013 11:27:36 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by nagaraju kakani
1240
views
2
answers

After doing bb coba terrace has leakage what should be done

Last answer on 9/29/2014 12:34:55 PM. by Sanjay Gupta. Forum started by SANJAY DUSANE
2064
views
4
answers

what is the solution for stopping leakage of terrace without breaking existing c

Last answer on 8/27/2015 6:46:22 PM. by JAI PRAKASH. Forum started by SANJAY DUSANE
1621
views
3
answers

How to arrest leakages through expansion joints.

Last answer on 11/20/2009 10:16:24 AM. by Girish. Forum started by Jagadesh Babu
748
views
7
answers

can mseal be used in a underground water sump to arrest water leakage caused by

Last answer on 4/28/2019 11:15:31 PM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by Y Mitran
1336
views
0
answers

seal coat on roof

Last answer on 9/19/2010 11:16:18 PM. Forum started by viswanath
2820
views
3
answers

Rain Water leakage thru electrical conduit in RCC roof

Last answer on 6/30/2013 5:14:56 PM. by Navneet Jharia. Forum started by Purvi Panchal
651
views
1
answers

Water leakage from roof concrete

Last answer on 7/11/2016 3:19:23 PM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by Aravind Rahul
1064
views
4
answers

leakage of rcc roof

Last answer on 5/12/2015 2:48:53 AM. by JAI PRAKASH. Forum started by Rakesh Singh
1769
views
2
answers

Leak in Sunken Portion

Last answer on 4/12/2012 10:20:39 AM. by resident. Forum started by resident
3601
views
22
answers

Vastu Shastra for Staircase

Last answer on 12/22/2009 4:23:49 PM. by Praveen. Forum started by amarchatterjee
622
views
1
answers

Through hairline cracks above and below electric conduits in roof

Last answer on 2/13/2017 5:13:13 PM. by karthik. Forum started by Vineet Sethiya
1007
views
2
answers

APP membrane

Last answer on 10/14/2016 1:56:06 AM. by chethan. Forum started by chethan
1050
views
2
answers

Bathroom sunken area drops pipe

Last answer on 10/5/2016 11:34:14 AM. by arun. Forum started by arun
945
views
12
answers

sound

Last answer on 6/15/2019 5:43:30 AM. by Craig. Forum started by ringwang
636
views
3
answers

show me drawing 32/72

Last answer on 6/12/2019 12:59:32 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by gaurav
1328
views
3
answers

Ready Mix Concrete

Last answer on 6/12/2019 12:56:35 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by Vishwanath
1797
views
5
answers

What is the SCALE of Khasra Trace

Last answer on 6/10/2019 1:06:25 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by Purvi Panchal
1097
views
10
answers

HOUSE MAP

Last answer on 6/4/2019 10:25:57 PM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by mohit pal
988
views
3
answers

quarry for marble

Last answer on 6/4/2019 10:24:13 PM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by simran
1934
views
4
answers

house plan

Last answer on 5/31/2019 12:52:54 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by ravi
1036
views
4
answers

query for Marble

Last answer on 5/28/2019 11:37:51 PM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by simran
1034
views
14
answers

plumbing

Last answer on 5/27/2019 1:15:30 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by ANKITA MADA
876
views
13
answers

SLAB REINFORCEMENT

Last answer on 5/27/2019 1:14:43 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by ANKITA MADA
964
views
9
answers

UNIT

Last answer on 5/27/2019 1:11:38 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by sanjoy koley
1055
views
3
answers

Tips for going ahead with construction

Last answer on 5/27/2019 1:10:23 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by Jdath
2035
views
9
answers

LOAD BEARING STRUCTURE

Last answer on 5/27/2019 1:08:43 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by ANKITA MADA
1694
views
6
answers

Specification for house construction

Last answer on 5/18/2019 1:21:39 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by kumar
1939
views
18
answers

elevation

Last answer on 5/18/2019 1:20:39 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by saravana prabu
1004
views
7
answers

Terrace water proofing

Last answer on 5/17/2019 12:11:39 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by Er.S.K.Jain
3272
views
7
answers

Compound wall construction

Last answer on 5/17/2019 12:08:08 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by Nirmala Rangarajan
1488
views
8
answers

construction

Last answer on 5/13/2019 1:18:38 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by simran
1192
views
9
answers

HOUSE MAP

Last answer on 5/10/2019 2:26:17 AM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by chhaganmodi
1457
views
3
answers

House Plan

Last answer on 4/30/2019 11:43:32 PM. by S L Gupta (Civil Engg). Forum started by Farhan




Articles that might interest you!
Types
Types of Roofing
A solid roof on building is very important for everybody living in the house. The roof should be constructed in a way ..
Flat
Flat Roof
Flat roof will be a better choice for which they want full use of building space. It appears flat with a slope for get..
Concrete
Concrete Roofing- All time material
Concrete is an all time material for roofing. Simple flat roofs to sloped roofs, concrete roof tiles offered various s..
Rubber
Rubber Roofing- Eco Friendly Option
If you are looking for leak-proof roofing material, choose rubber roofing. Rubber roof is an eco-friendly, durable and..
Cooper
Cooper Roofing- A Durable Option
The most beautiful Copper roof offers more durability and character than other metal roofs. Appearance of copper roofi..
Clay
Clay Roof Tiles
When it comes to tile roofing, clay roof tiles are the most admired roofing material. Appearance and durability of cla..
Roof
Roof Leaks - Causes and Repair
Are you worried about irritating roof leaks that destroy contents of the building and have adverse effects on the heal..
Electric
Electric Shock and Leakage of Current
Sometimes due to carelessness or ignorance, electric phase (Live) wire comes in touch with human body and the current ..
Preventive
Preventive Measures for Leakage from Water Tank
The following measures should be taken during construction of water tank to prevent the leakage. These preventive meas
Asphalt
Asphalt Shingles Roofing
Asphalt shingles are top selection for commercial or residential roofing.Make your roof beautiful and protective with ..
What are various types of glasses used in doors?
Types of glasses used in doors-Clear window glass, Plate glass, Prism glass, Quartz glass, Processed glass.......
What are advantages and disadvantages of folding doors?
Advantages of folding doors- Easy to install,washable, durable, superior sound damping. Disadvantages-sensitive to har..
What are various designs available in wooden doors?
Designs available in Wooden doors.....
What is standard size of internal folding doors?
Size, Thickness and Weight of Internal Folding Doors.......
What affects the life of doors? What can we do to increase the life of the Wooden doors?
Tips to increase the life of Wooden doors....
What is the standard size of frame for Plastic/PVC doors?
Plastic Door frame size carrying one or two shutters......
What are various frames recommended for Plastic/PVC doors?
Frames for Plastic Doors..........
Which place is appropriate for sliding door?
Appropriate places for sliding doors-Bathrooms, Backyards, Commercial structures...........
What are various frames recommended for glass doors?
Frames for Glass Doors-Wooden frames, Steel frames, Aluminium frames......
Which place is appropriate for folding doors?
Appropriate places for folding doors-Homes, Offices, Guest rooms, gives attaractive and stylish look........
What are the various accessories recommended for folding doors?
Accessories for folding doors- Door Handles, Door Fasteners,Door Viewers.......
What affects the life of doors? What can we do to increase the life of the Plastic/PVC doors?
Tips to increase the life of Plastic doors....
Copyright 2007- GharExpert.com All rights reserved.  

 
 |  Advertize with us  |  About us  |  Contact us  |  RSS  |  Blog  |  Terms of service  |  Style made simple  |  Decorating slide show  |  Tips  |  Give your feedback  |