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R&D Warns Coastal Property Owners of Spalling!

As we are heading towards the winter season, property owners in the coastal areas need to beware of spalling danger”, says Buster Armstrong – who is the Sales Manager at R & D Contracting.  Areas with high moisture levels, especially along South Africa’s Atlantic Seaboard and West Coast, with its relentless rainfall, sea spray and high winds, pose a threat to the structural integrity of buildings. Water ingress can cause more than just leaking and peeling - it can lead to dangers associated with spalling. Spalling is especially common in the Western Cape due to...

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