Laying brick: 1 – installed reference anchor; 2 – “prick” insulation on the anchor; 3 – clamping washer; 4 – hydraulic washer; 5 – the level of the side bracket, which is mounted in a horizontal seam; 6 – facing wall
If you decide to enclose a wooden old house with bricks, then before that it just needs to be treated with antifungal agent. In this case, the treatment must be performed twice, a second time in a few days.
It is important to know that the foundation and plinth need to be prepared first. On how correctly made the foundation and will depend on how easy it will be to impose bricks on the house in the future.
For high-quality brick cladding, a full-fledged foundation is needed, at least 25 cm wide. At the same time, a foundation with a blind area is not suitable, as it will not stand the weight of a brick wall. (more…)