Learn the Benefits of Natural Stone Veneer
Print course explores new options available for architects designing with natural...
Managing unique moisture management requirements.
Wall Ties and Wind Load
Q: If the purpose of these ties is to support the veneer during winds, why does it...
Fabricate a metal "L" as follows:
The overall width of metal should equal the sum of 1 ½ inches (the dimension of...
How long should the formwork for the arch be left in place before it can be safely removed in typical masonry construction? We would like to reuse the formwork as much as possible, and therefore would like to keep this time to a minimum.
Special Inspection Program at World of Masonry
The Masonry Society (TMS), with support from Hanley Wood, LLC and the Concrete Masonry Association of California and Nevada (CMAC), will present a full day, comprehensive course on “Special Inspection of Masonry Construction,” Feb. 2, during the World of Masonry.
Find the root cause of the problem before making repairs on contemporary or...
My company is currently replacing the flashing on a building because of leakage...
Dimensional Stone Veneer Anchor Selection and Testing
Project specific stone anchor testing not only provides a documented measurement of performance, but also can give some peace-of-mind to the installer, as well as the design and development teams.
Structural Steel Tube at the Base of a Wall--Mid Span
An engineer should consider using structural steel tubes when the concrete masonry...