Damage to sealant joints by animals
Sealants used in construction and industry applications must provide a permanent seal between building materials. In normal conditions, combined with regular inspection and maintenance, joint sealants may function for many years. The durability of sealants in joints may be reduced severely by the impact of animals. In this technical bulletin the most common forms of damage by animals is discussed, including possible solutions to prevent and repair damage.
In the technical documentation for of all Den Braven’s products the minimum shelf life after production is given as between +5°C and +25°C. When products are stored in higher temperatures this will shorten their shelf life. A maximum temperature of +45°…Read more