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Thu Nov 13, 2014Total posts : 2
sunder
sunder
Join date: Nov 2013
Topic: water dampness

we have constructed house 13 years before and we used natural material t on top floor terrace to stop leakage rain water .we also used small bricks ,cement mortar added with natural resin. so far no problem and recently seen dampness on first floor ceiling during rainy season. it seen most of the areas. what is the remedy? can i repair full terrace or using coating? what type of coating ? kindly guide me
by Sunder.M
Thu Nov 13, 2014Post  #1
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)
S L Gupta (Civil Engg)

Join date: Mar 2008
Dear Sunder
         In my opinion the roof terrace slope has been disturbed and due to this drainage of rain water is not proper and there will be small pockets of water on roof during rains.Secondly there may be leakage on the mouth of rain water pipes, there may be cracks in the terrace top layer and joint leakage with parapet wall.
FOR TREATMENT
  hire good mason and after dismantle the top layer of brick tile, laid them again in proper slope and repair the rain water pipe mouth well.
 
Thu Nov 13, 2014Post  #2
JAI PRAKASH
JAI PRAKASH

Join date: May 2014
Use Fib-silicon coating above it. will cost you around 60/Sq.ft.
 

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