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Hands On Masonry Day

Mike Ankrom, Midwest Block & Brick

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM (CST)

Springdale, AR

Hands On Masonry Day

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Training session will be held at Midwest Block & Brick offices. 1602 Electric Ave. Springdale, AR.

 

A Hands On seminar with mutliple concrete masonry wall details built that will identify critical points in masonry construction.  Attendees will also be able to try their hand at laying brick and block, tooling joints and installing reinforcement wire.

All completed passport holders will receive 1 hour CEU and be able to register for a door prize drawing of a 2 day vacation package.

Session is being held from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. You may come and go as your schedule permits.  Passports will be stamped at each station when complete.  

 

STATION ONE

Learning Objectives

Wall details for moisture control

  • Flashings
  • Weeps
  • Transitions
  • Penetrations

 

STATION TWO

Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrations of proper brick laying techniques.
  • Anchors
  • Insulation
  • Components, assembly’s, systems

 

STATION THREE

Learning Objectives

  • Review and discussion of good and bad masonry installation.

 

STATION FOUR

Learning Objectives

Working the wall, you are now a mason.

  • Lay a brick,
  • Lay a HW and LW block.

 

STATION FIVE

Learning Objectives

WCT block.

  • Flashing sgl wythe walls.
  • Proper tooling techniques.
  • Weep hole location.
  • Full head joints.

 

STATION SIX

Learning Objectives

Pre-insulated masonry.

  • Improving dew point on the envelope.
  • Sound resistance.
  • Improving moisture escape from the cavity.

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Have questions about Hands On Masonry Day? Contact Mike Ankrom, Midwest Block & Brick
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Midwest Block & Brick
1589 Electric Ave.
Springdale, AR

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM (CST)


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