How to Improve the Durability of Buildings

Best Ways to Improve Building Durability

There are several ways to improve the durability of buildings:

It's important to note that most building defects are related to water issues, including:

For the above reasons it's imperative to address moisture related issues first and foremost in order to increase building and structural durability. This may mean ensuring suitable roof overhangs, suitable window pressure ratings, maintaining protective linings (fasteners with rubber washers, wall and roof claddings, joints, reveals and the like). 

Having a good engineer, building designer and building team will ensure your next project is both cost effective and durable.