BLCT 2142 - Masonry II

Credits: 
2
Level: 
Lower
Description: 

This course covers the various types of mortar mixes and their appropriate uses, reinforces and builds on trade aspects and skills introduced in BLCT 1142. The evolution of the masonry trade, tools, and materials used will be studied. We will develop the skills needed by those restoring or maintaining historic masonry structures. Bricklaying and stone veneers will be introduced. The basics of plasterwork will be covered.