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Posts Tagged ‘ wall flashing ’

What Wall Flashing Does for Masonry Projects

Thursday, June 13th, 2024
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Learn more about what wall flashing does for masonry projects.

When it comes to masonry projects, ensuring the longevity and durability of the structure is crucial. One element that plays a vital role in protecting masonry buildings from moisture damage is wall flashing. Often overlooked, wall flashing is an essential component that safeguards masonry walls against water infiltration, ensuring they remain structurally sound and aesthetically pleasing for years to come. At DelPrete Masonry, we understand the importance of quality wall flashing in masonry projects. Here are the key advantages of incorporating wall flashing into your masonry work. (more…)

Why Wall Flashing Is A Crucial Part Of Masonry

Friday, March 31st, 2023
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Wall flashing is essential for preventing moisture from seeping into masonry construction.

In every masonry building, the wall flashing is a hugely important but often overlooked and unappreciated component. This component of the walls is most often (but not exclusively) made of metal, and it is installed in the walls to divert as much moisture away from the surface of the masonry as possible. Wall flashing is the modern solution to this problem, replacing older tactics like recesses and corbels. But why work so hard to keep the moisture out? Why is the wall flashing so crucial? Let’s find out.  (more…)