Screed reinforcement is a common practice adopted to improve the strength of screed constructions, curb shrinkage and cracking and impart better impact resistance to screeds. It is the inherent nature of screeds to shrink and curl and develop micro cracks
Follow this procedure: Visually inspect the screed pump for obvious faults. Check the engine oil by using the dip stick. Check the compressor oil whilst the engine is cold. Check the hydraulic oil by viewing the gauge whilst the engine
The following information is a guide to the installation of rigid insulation on ground floors to receive a screed. The correct installation of polythene DPM, rigid insulation and separating layers are highly important to the overall integrity of the system.
Time to banish floor screed failures! If you look at this image, you will see a dry joint. Note how the screed is crumbling away. We have seen this so so many times. The problem is obvious and the solution
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