Inserting a damp-proof Course (1963)

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  • Featuring

    Robert Haviland

  • Director

    John Rogers

  • Country

    United Kingdom

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  • Category

    Non Fiction

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A description of the insertion of a damp-proof membrane into a slot sawed in a mortar bed joint. This can be done with a special handsaw but various power saws, including a chain saw, are also available. The new method is quicker and cheaper than the traditional one. Intended for architects, builders, etc.

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