Masonry wall systems

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ConferenceBuilding Science Insight 1982: Exterior Walls: Understanding the Problems: 1982-10,
Pages1726; # of pages: 10
Subjectswimming pools; concrete blocks; external walls; freeze that cycles; air leakages; condensation; spallings; Masony walls; Walls
AbstractSeveral problems arise related to the performance of the building envelopes enclosing swimming pools. The most serious is the severe deterioration of masonry within a short time after construction. The emphasis in this paper is on the need to improve the aitightness of the building enclosure.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en francais: Les murs de maçonnerie: enceintes de piscines en blocs de béton
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NRC numberNRCC 21203(2)
NPARC number20326881
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