Understanding Factors that Influence Selection

This educational series provides expert information on six different aspects of expansion joint cover selection, including building movement and environmental factors. It is important to make the correct product selection early in the construction process in order to minimize the risk of failure that can result when the wrong cover is selected. The information in our series can guide you in choosing the right cover types to meet specific project needs.

Questions to Ask Before Selection

Types of Building Movement

Building Types: Environments to Consider

Understanding Fire Rated Expansion Joints

Waterproofing an Expansion Joint

Joint Sizing Simplified

How to Prepare for Installation