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Most Common Types Of Concrete Masonry Units

The cement-aggregate ratio in concrete blocks is 1:6. So, it takes less time to construct concrete masonry than brick masonry. They are laid with their length parallel to the face of the wall. A typical mortar consists of 1 part… Continue reading

Multiple Wythe Exterior Brick Masonry Walls

Ideally, the amount of water absorbed by a wall over a given period of time is less than can be dissipated in the same time period. Provide adequately for movement within brick wall systems. The building, as it appears to… Continue reading