Without a coping stone
, rain will not run off and the wall becomes saturated.
3) Coping Stones
: Depending upon the type of coping stones
, you should look for various things.
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stolen from wall.
He threw a banana skin at their home, sprayed their car windscreen with a hose while the mother and child were inside and used a tin to repeatedly strike a coping stone
dividing the houses' gardens.
They shoved a heavy coping stone
off a railway bridge into the path of a train,damaging it and nearly forcing it off the track.
If the wall has a coping stone
on top to shed the rainwater away, then a damp-proof course under the coping will keep the wall beneath dry.
The traditional detail is to lay a coping stone
on top of the wall and fit directly underneath it a damp proof course.