Through-Wall Brick Ballston Spa NY

Through-wall brick in Ballston Spa are called different names by different manufacturers. But they all have one thing in common: a finished surface on both faces.

Ganem Contracting Corp
(518) 877-7941
2023 U.S. 9
Round Lake, NY
 
DM Padovano Construction
(716) 553-7447
320 Irvington Dr
Tonawanda, NY
 
Pls Construction Co
(315) 876-0978
213 Grand Ave #1
Syracuse, NY
 
ADS Masonry
(585) 698-0756
1900 university ave
rochester , NY
Services
Stone & Decorative concrete
Hours
8-5

Expert Chimney
(315) 469-5004
4800 Mcdonald Rd Ste 1
Syracuse, NY
 
Summit Paving and Masonry
(631) 464-7054
30 Kelsey Ave
Huntington Station, NY
Services
Stone Masonry Construction, Masonry Construction, Masonry Services, Walkways, Drains, Hardscapes, Stone Steps, Masonry Company, Asphalt, Paving, Patios, Pools, Stamped Concrete, Pavers, Driveways, Masonry Work, Retaining Walls, Concrete Repair, Asphalt Repair, Paving Service, Masonry Service, Parking Lots, Overlays, Drainage Systems, Stoops, Waterfalls, Steps, Private Roads, Garage Slabs, Foundations, Excavation, Curbs, Stucco Work, Power Washing, Seal Coating
Hours
Open 7 days a week from 7:00am-7:30pm
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Licensed, Insured, and Bonded.

Bosco & Sons Mason Contracting
(631) 385-9107
1036 Park Ave
Huntington, NY
 
Mr B Home Repairs
(718) 206-4900
10640 Guy R Brewer Blvd
Jamaica, NY
 
Alpha Design Corp
(718) 291-5023
17605 Linden Blvd
Jamaica, NY
 
Heritage Masonry Restoration
(315) 423-9889
421 Burnet Ave
Syracuse, NY
 

Through-Wall Brick

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Source: Masonry Construction
Publication date: September 1, 1990

By Todd Watson

Abstract: Through-wall brick are called different names by different manufacturers. But they all have one thing in common: a finished surface on both faces. Hollow through-wall units must meet ASTM C 652; solid units must meet ASTM C 216. Generally, through-wall brick is a load-bearing brick larger than standard brick and used in a single-wythe wall. The walls usually are reinforced and grouted to increase tensile and shear strength. The nominal through-wall dimension is usually 4, 6, 8, 10, or 12 inches and the bricks can be up to 16 inches long. Hollow units have more than 25% cored area.LESS TIME AND MONEYArchitects specify through-wall brick for several reasons: low cost, high strength, quick construction, and a ready-made finish on both wall faces. Single-wythe brick walls go up fast because the units are larger and two wythes aren't needed.REINFORCING ADDS STRENGTHIn seismic areas and in areas with high winds, single-wythe brick walls must be reinforced and grouted. The ultimate strength of the wall depends on the grout, amount of rebar, and the compressive strength of the brickwork.

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