NON LOADBEARING MASONRY UNITS (C129-11)
Non-Loadbearing Masonry Units are made of Portland cement, water, and aggregates; ending in a Hollow (cored) or Solid form. These are used interior partitions or exterior walls above grade with a flashing system applied and an anchoring system in place.
FACE BRICK (C652-11)
Face Brick are Hollow Masonry Units and are made from clay or shale. Central Pennsylvania is in a region where Type SW face brick are required. These units are fired to result a 3000psi strength rating and produce a high resistance to frost/weathering; where brick is likely to be frozen with water.
All Masonry Veneer Systems require additional engineering and design to incorporate support systems/materials to be used in accordance with installation. FOUNDATION/STRUCTURAL MASONRY is typically used in coordination as a “backing” product to anchor into.
- Flashing Systems
- Embedded Lintels (angle iron or greater)
- Cavity Insulation/Waterproofing
- Architectural Elements (bond, “accent bands”, face pattern/color, Fire Rating, R-Value,etc)
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