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Timber slat decks – deterioration of decking/cladding

Timber slat decks – water leaking into house

  • Water is tracking along the bolts used to fix the deck to the wall cladding/framing

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  • The decking/framing is hard against wall cladding

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Waterproof decks – water leaking into the house

  • The threshold from the house down to the waterproof deck or balcony is not deep enough

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  • The deck membrane is not turned up enough (150 mm minimum) behind the bottom of wall and solid barrier cladding 

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Waterproof decks – the deck is springy

  • There is damage to the substrate and/or framing due to water entry through the membrane or through adjacent wall claddings 

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  • The substrate material is not thick enough to span the rafters/joists

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Waterproof decks – membrane turn-ups improperly installed

  • Poor detailing and/or installation to membrane turn-ups at walls and doors (potentially allowing water entry)

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  • The waterproofing membrane was applied/laid after the cladding was installed

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Pole foundations – water damage to underside of flooring

Sheet membrane roofing springy or spongy to walk on

  • Damage to the substrate and/or framing due to water entry through the membrane or through adjacent wall claddings 

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  • The substrate material is not thick enough to span rafters/joists

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Nails have popped in substrate under sheet membrane roofing

Surface of liquid applied-roofing membrane buckling or cracking

Popped nails in substrate under a liquid-applied roofing membrane

Carpet rotten