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Building construction [electronic resource] : design aspects of leakage and seepage free buildings /

por Kant, Krishna [author.].
Tipo de material: materialTypeLabelLibroNúmero de ubicación: 696.13 Editor: New York, N.Y. : McGraw-Hill Education LLC., c2012Descripción: xvi, 166 p. : ill., figs., tables.ISBN: 9780071842969 (eISBN); 9781259006067 (print ISBN); 1259006069 (print ISBN).Materia(s): Drainage, House | WaterproofingRecursos en línea: Haga clic aquí para acceso en linea Also issued in online version.
Contenidos:
A. Dedication -- B. Foreword -- C. Overview -- D. Preface -- 1. Causes and sources of leakages and seepages -- Introduction -- Sources of leakages and seepages -- Causes of leakages and seepages -- 2. Planning stage -- The need -- Location of wet areas -- Architechtural detailing -- Layouts -- Kitchen layouts -- Toilets layouts -- Shafts -- 3. Design stage -- Design requirements -- Structural design -- Good concrete -- Slopes -- Design of services -- Drainage scheme -- Records of design and services drawings -- Accessibility for maintenance -- 4. Materials -- Choice of material -- Pipes -- Pipe materials for plumbing -- Galvanised steel pipes -- Plastic pipes -- Ppr pipe fitting installation -- S.w.r. Pipes -- Comparision of various piping materials -- 5. Fittings and fixtures -- Fitting materials -- Fittings and valves -- 6. Execution stage -- Getting started -- Basic steps -- Precautions -- Jointing requirements -- General principles of plumbing/services laying -- Flooring -- Kitchen details -- 7. Waterproofing of buildings -- Waterproofing materials -- Choice of material -- Waterproofing methods -- Commonly used methods -- Steps before application -- Preventive or rectification measures -- Waterproofing of basements -- For terrace gardens, swimming pools and extended basements -- Concrete waterproofing with crystalline technology -- Methodology for prevention of flowing water -- Negative side waterproofing -- Waterproofing of terraces -- Roof drainage -- Waterproofing of kitchen and toilet floors -- Waterproofing of under ground tanks -- Waterproofing of overhead tanks -- New methods -- 8. Testing and inspection -- Smoke test -- Water-test for stoneware and concrete pipes -- Water-test for cast iron drain pipes -- Testing of cpvc and ppr pipes -- Recommendations for water testing -- 9. Maintenance and housekeeping -- Maintenance survey -- Maintenance of pipes -- Repair and maintenance of overhead and underground water tank in buildings -- Maintenance of appliances: toilets -- Housekeeping -- Accessibility for maintenance and housekeeping -- Pre-monsoon care: -- 10. Common problems -- Leakage in internal pipes -- Early detection of leakage and seepage -- Blocked drains and leaking joints -- Wc cisterns -- Blocked waste pipes -- Fittings -- Inadequate pressure -- Noises in the plumbing system -- Odours in the plumbing system -- Where and how to shut off water -- Damaged or cracked chinaware -- Defective down take drain pipes -- Seepage through floor joints of wet areas -- Heading up of water on terraces -- 11. Rectifications -- Location -- Rectification works -- Remedial treatment -- Troubleshooting -- New materials for prevention/rectification of leakage/seepage and waterproofing -- A. Bibliography -- B. Annexures -- Annexure A: -- Annexure B: -- Annexure C:.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

A. Dedication -- B. Foreword -- C. Overview -- D. Preface -- 1. Causes and sources of leakages and seepages -- Introduction -- Sources of leakages and seepages -- Causes of leakages and seepages -- 2. Planning stage -- The need -- Location of wet areas -- Architechtural detailing -- Layouts -- Kitchen layouts -- Toilets layouts -- Shafts -- 3. Design stage -- Design requirements -- Structural design -- Good concrete -- Slopes -- Design of services -- Drainage scheme -- Records of design and services drawings -- Accessibility for maintenance -- 4. Materials -- Choice of material -- Pipes -- Pipe materials for plumbing -- Galvanised steel pipes -- Plastic pipes -- Ppr pipe fitting installation -- S.w.r. Pipes -- Comparision of various piping materials -- 5. Fittings and fixtures -- Fitting materials -- Fittings and valves -- 6. Execution stage -- Getting started -- Basic steps -- Precautions -- Jointing requirements -- General principles of plumbing/services laying -- Flooring -- Kitchen details -- 7. Waterproofing of buildings -- Waterproofing materials -- Choice of material -- Waterproofing methods -- Commonly used methods -- Steps before application -- Preventive or rectification measures -- Waterproofing of basements -- For terrace gardens, swimming pools and extended basements -- Concrete waterproofing with crystalline technology -- Methodology for prevention of flowing water -- Negative side waterproofing -- Waterproofing of terraces -- Roof drainage -- Waterproofing of kitchen and toilet floors -- Waterproofing of under ground tanks -- Waterproofing of overhead tanks -- New methods -- 8. Testing and inspection -- Smoke test -- Water-test for stoneware and concrete pipes -- Water-test for cast iron drain pipes -- Testing of cpvc and ppr pipes -- Recommendations for water testing -- 9. Maintenance and housekeeping -- Maintenance survey -- Maintenance of pipes -- Repair and maintenance of overhead and underground water tank in buildings -- Maintenance of appliances: toilets -- Housekeeping -- Accessibility for maintenance and housekeeping -- Pre-monsoon care: -- 10. Common problems -- Leakage in internal pipes -- Early detection of leakage and seepage -- Blocked drains and leaking joints -- Wc cisterns -- Blocked waste pipes -- Fittings -- Inadequate pressure -- Noises in the plumbing system -- Odours in the plumbing system -- Where and how to shut off water -- Damaged or cracked chinaware -- Defective down take drain pipes -- Seepage through floor joints of wet areas -- Heading up of water on terraces -- 11. Rectifications -- Location -- Rectification works -- Remedial treatment -- Troubleshooting -- New materials for prevention/rectification of leakage/seepage and waterproofing -- A. Bibliography -- B. Annexures -- Annexure A: -- Annexure B: -- Annexure C:.

Also issued in online version.

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