Precast concrete fences do not require frequent repairs, that is one of the significant benefit associated with it. However if the wall get damaged it is advisable to tackle the repair job as early as possible. Fixing the job as soon as possible will keep the job small and manageable. Waiting for long time could lead to a big problem. Once you fix the problem, it’s a good idea to regularly inspect the area and make sure the repair is doing okay.
Fixing the Footing
Cracking of foot part of the precast panels is very rare. If the crack happens, the best option is to replace the old footings and support. You can hire a forklift or crane for this job, find out the footing and replace it with a new concrete. Sometimes the damage can be caused for using the poor quality backfill in the first place. Backfilling with better quality and correctly tamping down the new backfill will likely remove the problem.panels
Dealing with Water Intrusion
If you live in an area that is prone to water intrusion the damage cannot be ignored. The water intrusion should be dealt quickly. If the wall was not built or sealed correctly, the water problem may cause cracks in the structure. Improperly poured concrete could be the source of the water intrusion problem. Cold joints – where new concrete is poured on old concrete can create a problem. The process to create precast concrete panels can be tightly controlled, which stops issues like cold joints from happening.
Repair Cracks using the Injection Process
Whenever crack happens, the best way to solve it by contacting the manufacturer, as they can help you with the advice. The injection process is the most common repair for cracks. Epoxy also is the best way to repair the structural integrity of the wall.
Urethane will stop water from moving through the crack, but it’s flexible so that the wall will be more prone to damage in the future. If the job gets too big, it’s best to find a professional to help out. Small repairs are manageable (if you have the necessary skills). When in doubt, find help. It’s better to pay now for a professional than pay the expert for the original repair and fixing your mistakes.
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