masonry veneer


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masonry veneer

masonry veneer
A masonry facing laid against a wall and not structurally bonded to the wall.
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The category with the largest gain was masonry veneer, which experienced a 2.9 percent sales increase in 2017 against prior-year figures.
Design of masonry veneer facade system in 3D environment
The contractor will install new, copper fabric membrane flashings, as well as a new, custom-fabricated, brick masonry veneer with state-of-the-art wall-ties and fasteners.
The ASTM-published PCR covers 11 categories of Committee C15 on Manufactured Masonry Units-designated product--primarily dry cast--including Concrete Building or Facing Brick, Loadbearing and Nonloadbearing Concrete Masonry Units, Prefaced Concrete Masonry Units, Cast Stone, Segmental Retaining Wall Unit, Roof Paver, Adhered Manufactured Stone Masonry Veneer and Articulating Concrete Block.
Additionally, a masonry veneer with a concrete masonry back-up can also be a drainage system if a cavity is provided between the concrete masonry and the masonry veneer.
An example of a dual-stage system is a brick masonry veneer wall.
Events returning next month include the John Deere Operator Challenge, Western Star Serious Trucks Challenge, the SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500 competition, Pervious Concrete LIVE!, and Masonry Veneer LIVE!.
Convening at the International Builders' Show in Las Vegas, the Masonry Veneer Manufacturers Association Board approved a transition for its 12 producer and 21 associate members to join National Concrete Masonry Association.