Unsecure façade elements

An overview of the hazards and potential solutions for unsecure façade elements.

To find solutions that are appropriate for your building, consult a structural engineer for a professional assessment.

Hazard

Pieces of masonry break off the facade.

Potential structural strengthening project

Tying the façade element (e.g. a decorative column) to the façade. This will depend on the strength of the façade itself.

Possible first steps with a structural engineer

They assess the façade elements and provide options for the required strengthening work.