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    envelope damage

    envelope performance problems.

    The problems have included water penetration, damage to cladding systems and rotting and decay of wood components



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    Related References (16)
    2001 Building Failures Study, by Marshall, R. R., 2001
    Building envelope defects and interior mold remediation, by Rivin, R., 2001
    Contemporary and traditional wall-system failures, by Beasley, K., 2001
    Defect analysis in wet areas of buildings, by Chew, M. Y. L., 2005
    Deterioration patterns of building cladding components for maintenance management , by Shohet, I. M., Puterman, M. and Gilboa, E., 2002
    Improving quality and accountability in residential construction: discussion paper, by BC, 1998
    Lessons learned from failures of the building envelope in windstorms, by Minor, J. E., 2005
    a manual, with simple definition
    Managing major repairs - a condominium owner's guide, by Bain, N., 1999
    Model for the calculation of combined chemical reactions and transport processes and its application to the corrosion of mineral-building materials: Part I. Simulation model, by Schmidt-doehl, F. and Rostasy, F. S., 1999
    Submission to the Second Commission of Inquiry into the Quality of Condominium Construction, by UDI, 2000
    damage to EIFS cladding
    Synthetic stucco (EIFS) settlement will provide up to $20 million for homeowners nationwide, by Cohen, Milstein, Hausfeld & Toll's, 1998
    in North Carolina, EIFS by synthetic stucco damaged
    Synthetic stucco (EIFS) settlement will provide up to $20 million for homeowners nationwide, by Cohen, Milstein, Hausfeld & Toll's, 1998
    The relationship between measured moisture conditions and fungal concentrations in water-damaged building materials, by Pasanen, A. L., S. Rautiala, et al., 2000
    in Alberta
    Wall moisture problems in Alberta dwellings, by Building Envelope Engineering Inc, 2000
    sheathing mambrane failure
    Wall sheathing creates headaches for builder, homeowners, by Carroll, M., 2001
    Wind damage to wood frame houses: problems, solutions, and research needs, by Liu, H., Saffir, H.S., and Sparks, P.R, 1989

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