Retrofit Anchoring of Masonry and Stone Facades
Wednesday, June 10, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
An overview of existing masonry and stone façade instability issues, the cause and recognition of these problems, and the cost-effective re-anchoring solutions for repair involving various masonry wall construction techniques. A detailed look into the different types of retrofit anchoring systems available to stabilize existing masonry and stone facades.
- Recognize the function and characteristics of brick ties and anchors.
- Recognize existing masonry veneer instability conditions and their associated cause.
- Review the types of retrofit anchoring options and how they function.
- Summarize the typical retrofit anchoring and masonry restoration process.