brick face

brick face

That surface of a brick which is intended for use as the exposed surface of a masonry structure.
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The building's facade will feature brick face, columns, and other ornamental architectural elements prevalent in the landmark structures neighboring the new development.
Whenever I install a lightweight item like a downspout on brick, I always drill into the mortar joints instead of the brick face.
The new building will have similar elements of its former design, with a mansard roof and windows and a brick face.
The project also had a complicated brick layout with three different brick face planes traveling along two elevations of the building.
It will not only clean up the brick face, but also reveal any loose mortar which needs re-pointing - not an expensive job, but one that will prevent moisture entering the cavity.
There still is a lot Taylor would like to do, such as pull up the carpeting and put down wood floors, and add a brick face to the walls leading up the stairway, but that will come in time.
The brick face of the building, with its stone dressings, was restored; modern openings were suppressed and original windows bricked up in the east wall were reinstated and the exterior rendered grey to match the back wall.
In the symposium "Building the Information Frontier: New Libraries" (Ludwig, 1995), topics of papers ranged from new hospital libraries as a new marketing opportunity, to ergonomics in the electronic library, to the concept of the library from brick face to cyberspace.
Note: If recommending a full brick face around fountain, please note that the existing concrete footing is currently approximately 2-foot below the surrounding ground level etc.
Use a soft-bristle brush as shown in Photo 8 to remove mortar chunks on the brick face before they harden.
The external brick face of the cone has been repaired using replacement bricks from the same era and the mortar joints have been re-pointed using a technique that was compatible with the moisture content of the existing mortar.
Too often neither of these elementary precautions is found and the brick faces crumble off.