Principles applied to an insulated masonry wall

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. 50
Physical description6 p.
Subjectmasonry construction; walls; rain screens; vapour barriers; Masony walls; Air and vapour barriers; Rainscreen walls
AbstractThis digest demonstrates the application of the principles and considerations discussed in previous digests in the design of exterior walls. An insulated masonry wall is used as an example and is compared with a modified design to illustrate possible improvements.
PublisherDivision of Building Research. National Research Council Canada
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Principles Applied to an Insulated Masonry Wall
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number924
NPARC number20325601
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Record identifier9a2d21fd-87e9-4bc2-b965-fbb6189508eb
Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2016-05-09
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