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Specifications and Use of Standardized Test Methods for the Evaluation of Water Penetration Resistance of Masonry

Provider: Mason Contractors Association of America
Discipline: Codes & Standards
Credits: 1.00

Masonry is one of the oldest and most sought after building materials by building owners for new building construction. Masonry can serve as both finish and structure and is therefore extremely versatile adding both beauty and strength to the structure. Water penetration and leakage through masonry façade systems is the single most prominent cause of owner complaints and litigation related to masonry construction. Proper specification of masonry materials, details coupled with a well defined quality assurance program and field performance testing as part of building envelope commissioning can minimize customer complaints and claims related to façade leakage and ensure a successful completed project. Topics discussed include including water penetration resistance testing of construction mock-ups and work in progress during the construction process.

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At the end of the course, the participants will:

For more information please visit or contact Mason Contractors Association of America at 800-536-2225.

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“The MCAA keeps my company competitive with other building materials.”

John Smith
John J. Smith Masonry Company
MCAA member since 1990

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