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CDC applies its full complement of design consulting, detailing, and technical specification writing services for the remediation or full replacement of exterior facades, roofing, and waterproofing systems. Our remedial/recladding experience encompasses historic preservation, curtain wall system repairs, window replacement, skylight repairs, masonry repairs or replacement, EIFS repair or replacement, stone anchor redesign & engineering, and sealant restoration/replacement for private, public, and institutionally-owned buildings.

Recladding & Remediation Services We Provide

  • Preliminary investigation and testing of existing systems and building structure prior to execution of remediation or recladding design.
  • Review of architect's design documents.
  • Review of exterior window washing attachment to the facade.
  • Thermal analysis of exterior facade or roof systems.
  • Evaluation and recommendation of materials and finished, system type/design theory, sealants, and code requirements.
  • Detail development and drafting for incorporation into design documents.
  • Preparation of bid documents, and analysis of bid packages after bidding.
  • Review and comment on procedures and construction sequencing.
  • Review of subcontractor shop drawings and technical submittals for conformance with the design intent.
  • Observation of repairs or new system installation, including reporting
  • Field testing for structural performance, resistance to water penetration, and air infiltration.