Technical Articles for Concrete Masonry
Articles in this section touch on a variety of subjects important to the performance of concrete masonry, or provide helpful data.
An overview of the cause and effect of efflorescence in concrete and masonry.
A great overview of a critical part of concrete masonry design, taken from a CMACN and MIA publication.
A brief discussion of cmu in a veneer application.
Grouted, multiwythe masonry.
An introduction to energy and concrete masonry...it isn't just R-value!
An overview and tables related to fire resistance of concrete masonry.
Noise reduction benefits of concrete masonry.
Useful charts for determining weights per square foot and units per square foot.