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Whether you prefer smooth texture and clean lines, or a bold chiseled face, Franklin Stone™ 1-inch stone veneers are the ideal product for the look of cast stone with modern manufactured masonry veneer advantages. Franklin Stone™ masonry block is made from a mixture of white portland cement combined with fine aggregates, resulting in a highly dense product with a texture similar to that of natural limestone. Unlike other masonry units, the aggregates do not show giving Franklin Stone™ 1-inch block its consistent, natural finish.
CEU Credits: 1 LU
Sustainable design and green building are ever-evolving, with the latest version, LEED v4.1 introduced in 2019.
This course will explore the latest modifications to the LEED standard, with a particular emphasis on masonry compliance and contribution. Developed by LEED expert Christine A. Subasic, P.E., LEED A.P., the course will introduce attendees to sustainable design and provide an overview of the LEED Rating System, and its credit categories, with a particular emphasis on Materials and Resources, as well as covering criteria and considerations used in selecting masonry products for LEED projects.
The choice of concrete masonry in a building’s envelope provides a durable and permanent material that will last the life of the building. This program will discuss new masonry and stone products in the market, including large veneer and design options to meet today's trending aesthetic demands.
The specification of concrete masonry in a building’s envelope provides durable and permanent protection from moisture, impact, and fire. It also provides a timeless aesthetic.
This course will discuss new masonry and stone products in the market, including oversized veneers and design options to meet today's trending aesthetic demands. Proper detailing procedures that must be followed for effective moisture prevention and crack control will be expanded in detail.
Manufactured stone veneers have come a long way since their introduction, with modern versions delivering the high performance and timeless aesthetics of natural stone at a fraction of the cost.
This presentation reviews the rising trend and use of manufactured stone veneers (MSV) and advancements in the manufacturing process which make new veneers more durable, easier to install and more aesthetically pleasing and delivers the natural aesthetic of real stone.
|Minimum Compressive Strength||1900 psi|
|Maximum absorption by weight||15 lbs./cu. ft|
|Minimum density (medium weight)||105-125 lbs./cu. ft.|
1”W x 4”H x 24”L
1”W x 8”H x 24”L
1”W x 12”H x 24”L
1”W x 16”H x 24”L
Franklin Stone may be cut and tooled to fit your project needs, providing the ultimate design flexibility. Please inquire about additional shapes and sizes.