Brick Glossary

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Grounds

Nailing strips placed in masonry walls as a means of attaching trim or furring.

Grout

Mixture of cementitious material and aggregate to which sufficient water is added to produce pouring consistency without segregation of the constituents.

High-Lift Grouting: The technique of grouting masonry in lifts up to 12 ft., Low-Lift Grouting: The technique of grouting as the wall is constructed.