Norbert Krogstad has investigated distress conditions in several hundred existing buildings, and provided consulting services on numerous cladding systems. He has expertise in the evaluation and resolution of water infiltration, corrosion, cracking, anchorage, and durability problems in exterior wall systems, with a concentration on masonry and curtain wall systems. Mr. Krogstad also specializes in the investigation of moisture and condensation problems. Contact Krogstad via email.
Q: I never understand why people paint brick masonry. When brick masonry is painted, it must be maintained more frequently to replace areas of paint that have chipped, peeled, or are otherwise defaced.