Types of Wall Coping and How They Work

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You might be aware of wall copings, and their purpose, but are you aware of all of the different types of wall copings, and which ones work best for different projects? Do you know how to install different types of wall copings? In this article, we go over several different types of wall copings, including […]

What is the Difference Between Wall Copings and Metal Flashing?

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Both aluminium copings and flashing are there to help stop water from penetrating the wall, but what’s the difference? In this article, we go over the key differences between aluminium wall copings and metal flashing so that you know exactly what you need for your project.  So, what is the difference between copings and flashing? […]

How Much Overhang Should a Coping Stone Have?

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Copings are essential for weatherproofing, projecting water away from the wall. But, do you know the ideal specifications for your project? Before you buy a set of wall copings, make sure that you know how much overhang you need, and what materials are best suited for your project. So, how much overhang should a coping […]

How Do You Seal the Top of a Parapet Wall?

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Parapet walls are exposed to the elements and, as such, are subject to wind, rain, snow, ice, and dramatic temperature changes from all sides. On top of this, they are often neglected from being out of sight, and not easily accessible.  So how do you seal the top of parapet walls to be protected from […]

Do Coping Stones Leak?

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If you or a client is suffering from damp or mould in the loft or throughout the house, the problem might be caused by leaking coping stones. In this article we go over the signs of leaking coping stones, alternative materials, waterproofing, and repairs. Can parapet wall coping stones leak? If not installed correctly, parapet […]

How to Install Alumasc Skyline Coping Systems

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Aluminium wall copings provide a wide range of benefits, but how do you install them? In this article we go over the benefits of the Alumasc Skyline Coping System, and how to install it. Keep reading to learn more. What is the Alumasc Skyline Coping System? The Alumasc Skyline Coping System is a system of […]

Aluminium Copings vs. Stone Copings

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If you have taken on a project that requires copings, you might be wondering which material is the best to use – stone copings or aluminium copings. In this article, we outline the benefits of using aluminium copings, and how to decide what is right for your project. Purpose of Copings To know what is […]