Masonry Basics

Renae L. Kwon, Senior Associate
Joseph M. Zale, Senior Associate

This webinar, presented by WJE architects Renae Kwon and Joe Zale, gives an overview of masonry repair basics. Joe and Renae provide a high-level overview of several masonry topics, including general brick and mortar characteristics, single wythe wall construction, typical lateral anchorage methods, accommodating moisture/thermal movement, sheet metal flashing details, and coatings. WJE project examples will also be used to illustrate best practices.