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Modern Masonry is a four-part e-book that takes a multifaceted look at the technical aspects of designing masonry wall assemblies and assessing the condition of deteriorated masonry buildings. New techniques and products are changing the rules for this age-old construction method. This curated collection of technical articles from The Construction Specifier explores:
- the evolution of masonry cavity wall designs;
- the basic and advanced principles of structural masonry, including typical floor plans;
- how to perform a large-scale building envelope study, to guide restoration and maintenance efforts at educational institutions or healthcare facilities; and
- design and attachment of brick veneer for exterior walls.