plain masonry

plain masonry

Masonry without reinforcement, or reinforced only for shrinkage or temperature change.
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In another word, the system was designed to support the building loads by the roof, upper floor slabs, dead load and lateral loads, such as wind and soil pressure and there are five types of structural masonry namely: plain masonry or unreinforced masonry, reinforced masonry, pre stressed masonry, confined masonry and interlocking block system in construction projects.
There are five (5) types of masonry structural and namely as plain masonry or unreinforced masonry, reinforced masonry, pre stressed masonry structural confined masonry and interlocking block system.
Plain masonry or unreinforced masonry contains no steel reinforcements and is simple to construct.