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Sat Aug 01, 2015Total posts : 4
chander
chander
Join date: Feb 2011
Topic: removing screed on brick tiles

The flat roof of my house has brick tiles . The tiles are joined by "teep" (cement plaster to hold the brick tiles together) . On top of these tiles screed of cement was done. 

 Now the screed is cracked at various places & this is leading to water leakage I am thinking of removing the screed & getting the "teep" redone.  After getting the teep redone, I will not use cement screed  as it cracks easily & does not help in waterproofing the roof.

A) How to remove the screed from the tiles ?  

B) Will I be able to reuse the tiles after removing the screed & do "teep". 

C) What percentage of tiles can get damaged in the process? 

D) What other waterproofing method can be adopted ?

 Thank you !

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Mon Aug 03, 2015Post  #1
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)

Join date: Mar 2008
Dear Chander
         Hire mason for doing the job. Remove the screed and tile. Re lay the tiles in proper slope ,  First grout the joints and than after cleaning do the cement pointing.
 
Wed Aug 05, 2015Post  #2
JAI PRAKASH
JAI PRAKASH

Join date: May 2014
Please go ahead. you can use old tiles. 

 
Mon Mar 25, 2019Post  #3
Marshall Baldwin
Marshall Baldwin

Join date: Mar 2019
Brick tile buyers often claim the presence of screed and these are very helpful words for them to handle this all. Hirers of online writing help like to read paperial reviews and get professional guidance for this purpose.
 
Tue Mar 26, 2019Post  #4
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)

Join date: Mar 2008
Dear Sir,
         Thanks for visiting the site.
 

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