Content links

You may go directly to any of the Best Practice Sections by clicking on the corresponding link.

 Brick Cavity                                 

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/the-brick-cavity/

 Mortar

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/mortar/

 Mortar joint thickness

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/mortar-joint-thickness/

Types of mortar joints                       

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/types-of-mortar-joints/

 Brick ties

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/brick-ties/

 Brick bonding

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/brick-bonding/

 Laying bricks

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/laying-bricks/

 Weep holes and vents

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/weep-holes-and-vents/

 Veneer flashings

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/brick-veneer-flashings/

 Sills and Lintel bars

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/designing-and-constructing-brick-sills-and-lintel-bars/

 Control joints

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/control-joints/

 Veneer heights

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/brick-veneer-heights/

 Staining

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/brick-staining/

 Efflorescence

 http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/efflorescence/

 Tolerances and aesthetic appearance

http://www.bbfnz.co.nz/bricks-and-blocks/masonry-brick-veneer-best-practice-guide/brick-tolerances-and-aesthetic-appearance/