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Substrate Odor

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I agree that moisture vapor moves pretty much in a vertical direction. However liquid water can be in contact with a slab on grade. Depending on the soil, capillary action alone is enough to draw water up 30'. Once this is in your slab it will travel where it wants. I know this is more of an issue here in Florida. The clinic I referenced is built in West Ft Lauderdale which used to be the eastern part of the Everglades.

I have seen water travel sideways in concrete too many times to count. Your fix will probably be fine in PA or WI, but down here on the Gulf you're looking at another failure In 4-6 months.

Matt S
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Substrate Odor - CCR - 05-19-2012, 06:06 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - CC Solutions - 05-20-2012, 09:15 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - CCR - 05-20-2012, 02:07 PM
RE: Substrate Odor - CC Solutions - 05-20-2012, 10:18 PM
RE: Substrate Odor - CCR - 05-21-2012, 03:34 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - CC Solutions - 05-21-2012, 06:45 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - Matt S - 05-22-2012, 06:19 PM
RE: Substrate Odor - CC Solutions - 05-22-2012, 07:07 PM
RE: Substrate Odor - Matt S - 05-22-2012, 07:16 PM
RE: Substrate Odor - CCR - 05-23-2012, 06:02 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - CC Solutions - 05-23-2012, 06:16 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - Matt S - 05-23-2012, 06:58 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - CC Solutions - 05-23-2012, 07:38 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - CCR - 05-23-2012, 07:46 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - Matt S - 05-23-2012, 09:51 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - eaadams - 05-24-2012, 12:58 PM
RE: Substrate Odor - CCR - 05-24-2012, 04:45 PM
RE: Substrate Odor - CC Solutions - 05-27-2012, 09:54 PM
RE: Substrate Odor - CCR - 06-15-2012, 11:02 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - CCR - 07-15-2012, 06:15 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - eaadams - 07-18-2012, 11:09 AM
RE: Substrate Odor - CCR - 07-18-2012, 11:36 AM

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