brick ledge

brick ledge

On a wall, a ledge that supports a course of masonry.
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During the three-hour stand-off, he diced with death by removing his hands from the brick ledge on which he was sitting as he appeared to talk to emergency negotiators.
Danny Bell sat on a brick ledge outside of the plain, beige Greyhound station a block away from the prison complex in Huntsville and, from behind dark shades, soaked in the sights and sounds of a world he had not seen in more than two decades.
Once I could walk slick-fast beams, dew hanging on steel like aching fingers gripping a brick ledge crumbling in a movie director's split-second of calm before some device, some safety's thrown.
We dash along the brick ledge, and I am laughing to myself as I picture the people inside the building looking out the window and seeing two men sprinting past in white Tyvec suits.
Many times an installer will put weep holes at the brick ledge, then the landscaper will back fill over them," Easley says.
Children, seeking the best view or an interesting level and surface, set up on stairs, on windowsills, or on the brick ledge in front of a fireplace.
It is asphalt-coated for additional moisture resistance and is easily adaptable to meet various wall configurations, including full load-bearing walls, daylight walls, frost walls, brick ledge walls, interior walls and multiple above-ground configurations.
Can a brick ledge be installed on an existing home, or is there another approach that would be easier?
When a house is under construction and a natural stone or brick facing is planned, the builder usually builds the brick ledge into the foundation by extending the foundation past the house framing.
If you use standard bricks, make the length of the brick ledge a multiple of 8 in.
Side-shift provides the ability to dig close to walls, exposing brick ledges, backfilling and widening trenches.
Currently the company uses Logix ICFs, which come in several shapes, including corners, transitions, and brick ledges and in a range of internal widths from 4 to 8 feet.