Masonry Design Aids for Architects

The Alberta Masonry Council is dedicated to delivering effective resources which designers can use to increase the speed and ease of designing with masonry materials; including sample specifications and typical details. Please note the disclaimer below when using these resources.

Full Bed Masonry Veneer on Wood Structures

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AutoCAD Format:

  • Brick Veneer on Multi-storey Wood-frame Buildings
  • Brick Veneer on Single Family Wood-frame Buildings


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