Wall-mounted attachments – rusting of fixings

Cause

Lack of cleaning

Repair

  • remove existing fixings and replace with stainless steel
  • institute a regular cleaning programme

Cause

Insufficient original corrosion protection to steel

Repair

  • remove existing fixings and replace with stainless steel

Cause

Very corrosive environment – near the sea or a geothermal area

Repair

  • remove existing fixings and replace with stainless steel
  • institute a regular cleaning programme

Cause

Fixings are through CCA treated timber

Repair

  • remove existing fixings and replace with stainless steel