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News 2018-04-09T14:36:40+00:00

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We set out to improve the longevity of architecture in Alberta through the aesthetic and stable appeal of masonry design.

2018-07-16T09:33:23+00:00

What’s In Your Wall?

Our sister association MasonryWorx has written a must-read article on Building Envelope.

2018-03-26T14:11:06+00:00

History Goes Hand-in-Hand with Masonry

History Goes Hand-in-Hand with Masonry In Cuba over 90% of the buildings are built with masonry. This rings true with most countries across the world with buildings built and still standing before the 20th century.  History and the buildings it was created in are often built with masonry. Take a [...]

2018-03-26T14:13:44+00:00

Integrating Wood Frame with Masonry Technical Aids Now Available!

Integrating Wood Frame with Masonry Technical Aids Now Available! Alberta Masonry Council has partnered with MasonryWorx, the Wood Council and Moses Engineering to procure technical aids for designing buildings with masonry and wood-frame construction. Click here to Download

2018-03-26T14:24:32+00:00

Integrating Wood Frame with Masonry Design Aids

Integrating Wood Frame with Masonry Design Aids Struggling to design with mid-rise wood-frame and masonry construction? Stay tuned as we develop more technical aids to help with design problems and considerations! Use the button below to download our latest resources. View Resources

2018-03-26T15:30:09+00:00

Masonry Matters: Four Reasons The World Needs More Brick, Stone & Concrete

Masonry Matters: Four Reasons The World Needs More Brick, Stone & Concrete, By Steve Maxwell If you ever go to Europe, be sure to knock on some interior walls. Every one that I’ve checked out has been solid masonry – no hollow sounding, noise transmitting frame walls. They use so much [...]

2018-03-26T15:57:10+00:00

The Basics of How a Masonry Heater Works

The Basics of How a Masonry Heater Works Masonry fireplaces can maximize heat while minimizing pollution. They are beautiful and a one of a kind feature to any room.

2018-03-26T10:09:07+00:00

Reasons to Love Masonry

See why masonry combines the facets of beauty, heritage and durability like no other building materials can.

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