Masonry Design and Detailing Sixth Edition by Christine Beall

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Build a Solid Foundation in Masonry Essentials

Focusing on brick and concrete block masonry, Masonry Design and Detailing, Sixth Edition is fully up to date with current MSJC codes and the latest LEED and sustainable materials and practices. Information on moisture and air management, adhered stone masonry veneer, and forensic investigations has been added. Featuring comprehensive coverage of the most popular and widely used brick and CMU masonry systems along with hundreds of illustrations, this is a practical guide for architects, engineers, and masonry contractors.

Masonry Design and Detailing, Sixth Edition covers:

Brick, concrete masonry units, and stone Mortar and grout Properties ASTM standards Expansion and contraction Moisture and air management Single-wythe wall details Multi-wythe wall details Anchored and adhered veneer details Special wall types Lintels and arches Structural masonry Installation and workmanship Specifications MSJC code Quality assurance and quality control Forensic investigations
 

About Christine Beall

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Christine Beall, NCARB, CCS, is a member of ASTM Committ Christine Beall, NCARB, CCS, is a member of ASTM Committees C-12 (Masonry Mortar), C-15 (Manufactured Masonry Units)ees C-12 (Masonry Mortar), C-15 (Manufactured Masonry Units), and E-6 (Building Performance). She has more than 30 years, and E-6 (Building Performance). She has more than 30 years' experience in the design, specification, construction, and' experience in the design, specification, construction, and inspection of residential, commercial, institutional, and i inspection of residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial buildings. Christine is the author of the McGraw-Hndustrial buildings. Christine is the author of the McGraw-Hill publications, "Concrete and Masonry Databook" and "Thermill publications, "Concrete and Masonry Databook" and "Thermal and Moisture Protection Manual". al and Moisture Protection Manual".
 
Published May 17, 2012 by McGraw-Hill Professional. 400 pages
Genres: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Education & Reference, Arts & Photography, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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