Solving Moisture Problems in Masonry Walls
Discipline: Codes & Standards
Masonry and moisture are mortal enemies. The vast majority of masonry repair and retrofit are due to moisture penetration. As a result, designers and contractors need to know the latest and greatest when it comes to design, construction and rehabilitation. Codes are changing. New products are entering the market and design philosophies are evolving around masonry and moisture. This course will teach designers and constructors modern design and construction techniques so that moisture and masonry can better coexist.
1. Better understand moisture and its effect on masonry walls
2. Determine rolls of masonry components as it relates to moisture in walls
3. Outline roles of designer vs contractor in preventing moisture problems
4. Identify when masonry needs to be repair and the best repair techniques
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