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Daily Quiz (6)

What organization is developing a standard tentatively titled “Laboratory Performance Requirements for Coatings for Concrete Masonry Units in Air Barrier Assemblies”?

True or false: According to a D+D article, moisture intrusion is the single biggest problem with performance of paint on single-wythe CMU.

True or false: Concrete masonry walls coated with a block filler followed by 2 coats of a paint or sealer coating are among pre-approved air barrier assemblies deemed to comply with a maximum air leakage rate of 0.04 cfm/sq. ft. in the 2102 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC).

Why is back rolling often required following airless spraying of coatings over concrete blocks (CMUs)?

Why is back rolling often required following airless spraying of coatings over concrete blocks (CMUs)?

True or false: Concrete masonry units (CMU's) that contain moisture not apparent on the surface are acceptable to paint.


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