From the inside it looks as if water is soaking straight through the cement and.
Corrugated asbestos roof leaking.
The asbestos sealer will help to bind and repair porous and old friable asbestos roof sheets and in doing so will encapsulate harmful dust and fibres from being exposed to workers or members of the public.
Over the years it has become very porous.
I have tried the usual bitumen at joints and then an expensive paint on preparation which failed within weeks.
This is more like a membr.
Asbestos cement garage roof leaking.
Contacting a licensed asbestos removal contractor will ensure safe handling and disposal of asbestos sheets.
My opinion i am not an engineer but have field experience and have done some research on the topic is that if the corrugated asbestos cement roof decks you describe have been protected from the weather including leaks through the roof membrane and thus from water and freeze thaw cycle effects then the materials may be in better condition than the roofs i ve inspected that have been directly exposed to the weather.
Discussion in builders talk started by drshaw007 feb 13 2006.
Asbestos corrugated sheeting was manufactured in the 60 s 70 s early 80 s 24 hours 7 days a week and distributed globally to be used on domestic and commercial premises because of its waterproof qualities fire resistance coupled with its ease to install but as the concept of health hazard associated with asbestos become widespread in the 90 s the industry stopped using them and.
Sheet disposal costs vary and depend on the extent of work required to remove corrugated roofing sheets.
I m hoping someone can offer advice with regard to my leaking roof.
It s important that you contact a licensed asbestos removal contractor for disposing of asbestos sheets.
Then our thick and robust alltimes rubber roof coating is for you.
Asbestos is widely regarded as a silent killer which can go often unnoticed and the idea of its presence in the building surrounding you is enough to create feelings of uneasiness and concern.
Ideally asbestos primers and sealers would be used as a pre treatment for porous asbestos roof sheeting including corrugated roofing and can be overcoated with asbestos paint.
If you are the building owner then there is an additional responsibility involved as you could be held culpable for the effects.
Are you looking to waterproof an area of your old asbestos roof.