06 Mar REFURBISHMENT OF LUCIA BUILDING FACADE, ELDA (ALICANTE)
This job was requested by the Community of Owners of the Lucía Building in Elche (Alicante). This building presented with faults in the facade in the form of cracks, crumbling exterior cladding, collapsing walls and roof plates. All of this was the result of poor initial construction and poor design of the facade finishes. This damage to the exterior walls of the building had caused a loss of waterproofing in the building’s surround causing damp, a loss of energy efficiency and decline in the outer appearance of the building. The work consisted of repairing cracks and damage in the exterior facing of walls, cleaning where necessary and applying a solution according to the individual requirements and location of each fault. The work was carried out by means of a support system comprising of zipper scaffolds in order to reach the faults in question.