NECB 2011 Compliant masonry details

Typical Details

2D masonry Details

2D Full Bed Masonry Veneer Details in PDF Format:  

- Masonry Veneer on Wood Structures  Metric or Imperial

- "Masonry Details that Work" Full Document (6.7MB)  Metric or Imperial

2D Full Bed Masonry Details in AutoCAD Format:

Brick Veneer on Multi-storey Wood-frame Buildings

Brick Veneer on Single Family Wood-frame Buildings


sktechup block wall brick veneer


3D Detail Weblinks:

Sketchup Model of Brick Veneer on Single Family Wood Frame - Foundation Detail

Sketchup Models from Masonry Institute of British Columbia

International Masonry Institute

Foundation detail for brick veneer with wood frame in Alberta (sketchup)






Sample Specifications

Fire and Sound Performance of Masonry Walls

Block Fire ratings

Fire Rating Table:        4" (10cm) Block Walls

                                    6" (15cm) Block Walls

                                    8" (20cm) Block Walls

                                    10" (25cm) Block Walls


Fire Rating Table:       Brick Walls


Sound Transmission Class (STC) Rating for Block Walls





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