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Forum: Concrete & Paving 08-26-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 11
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Posted By griz
what are the control specs on the slab finish? ...

what are the control specs on the slab finish?

ponding MAY be allowed if it is minor and NOT in a path of travel or work area.

the lack of slope to drain, the owners could demand it be fixed...
Forum: Construction 08-23-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By Kingcarpenter1
Ever hear the saying rust is cancer to metal. The...

Ever hear the saying rust is cancer to metal. The rust will bleed back through no matter what you put on it

Mike
Forum: Construction 08-22-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By Lettusbee
https://galvanizeit.org/knowledgebase/article/stai...

https://galvanizeit.org/knowledgebase/article/stainless-steel-in-contact-with-galvanized-steel

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Forum: Construction 08-22-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
The coating was damaged letting the water and air...

The coating was damaged letting the water and air get to the metal. This will cause rust. We wax our cars to keep the rust away. It's too late for that door and I would go with what Griz...
Forum: Construction 08-22-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By rrk
since it's an outswinging door they may have left...

since it's an outswinging door they may have left it propped open for most of the summer in the elements.
Forum: Construction 08-22-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By griz
looks like a piss poor install & material...

looks like a piss poor install & material handling.

as Austin DB said the door looks well worn.

two remedies:

get a new door

or
Forum: Construction 08-22-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By AustinDB
and it may have been left out in the elements...

and it may have been left out in the elements during the prep work which allowed the rust to get hold...then there's nothing to stop it from growing.
Forum: Construction 08-22-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Thatís a new door? Looks a little beaten I...

Thatís a new door? Looks a little beaten

I would say the edges of the cutout for the handle where never coated
Forum: Construction 08-22-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By hdavis
Once you cut through galvanized steel, it starts...

Once you cut through galvanized steel, it starts rusting in the cut edge. If you damage the coating when you install the hardware, it will start rusting there as well.

Stainless steel in contact...
Forum: Construction 08-22-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By rescraft
Any way water getting in from the outside?...

Any way water getting in from the outside? Through the exterior of the lock? Or maybe one of the seals in the window is allowing water to find its way to the lower corners of that inside lock.
I'd...
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