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Domestic back up from exterior outfall pipe crushed by something.  Owners 
away on holiday and received this, "welcome home" gift for good measure. 
The structure is perched on top of a rock, is part of a connected townhouse 
 stepped-back type of development (don't ask me about seismic please) so 
the back up pressure to get up the rock had to have been formidable ... 
anyway they are kinda in the s...

-----Original Message-----
From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at) [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)] On 
Behalf Of Polhemus, William Sent: June-20-13 4:04 PM
To: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)
Subject: RE: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Damaged Engineered Wood Product

Domestic sewage? Industrial? Septic tank?


-----Original Message-----
From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at) [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)] On 
Behalf Of Thor Tandy Sent: Thursday, June 20, 2013 5:58 PM To: 
seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at) Subject: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Damaged Engineered 
Wood Product

Hi Everyone

I am assessing the damage to existing installed I-joists and LVL's. The 
floor assembly has been exposed to sewage backup and overflow for duration 
of several weeks. Oh joy!  We get all dressed up in hazmat suits just for 
the fun of it.  Some of the damage is obvious but I'm trying to find 
information and advice on the impact of this (corrosive?) type of exposure 
on the material and the glues etc.

I've tried to email and talk to Weyerhaeuser/Trus-joist but I guess since

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