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The Complete Guide to Preventing Architectural Water Infiltration Issues
This insightful guide illustrates how to fortify buildings to withstand the
onslaught of nature, primarily against wind and rain, with a back-to-basics
look at water infiltration prevention techniques. This guide for architects and
Includes an overview of general guidelines as well as coverage of applications
such as those used in below-grade conditions, sealants, and membranes
Covers massing, orientation, seismic issues, wind loads, and discussion of
Examines the key factors causing water infiltration in buildings: exposure,
thermal loads, structural movement, and building configuration
With solid advice from experts in the field, The Architect's Guide to
Preventing Water Infiltration shows how innovations in today's construction
techniques simply won't hold water if they don't follow the fundamental ground
rules necessary to keep water out.