Avoid Leaks in Single-Wythe Masonry Walls
Discipline: Masonry Products
Single-wythe masonry walls are attractive, structurally efficient, quickly constructed and versatile. However, a few leaks or the appearance of efflorescence can lead to headaches. This session will discuss best practices for keeping water out of single-wythe buildings. We will also discuss the results of some recent research regarding the causes of single-wythe wall leaks.
1. Identify why single-wythe walls Leak
2. Describe best practices for single-wythe wall construction
3. Explain flashing and ventilation systems for single-wythe construction
4. Review best and worst remedial approaches for leaking single-wythe walls
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