Part of the foundation wall where brick (veneer) will rest.
Written authorization from the city, county or other governing regulatory body giving permission to construct or renovate a building. A building permit is specific to the building project described in the application.
To check, adjust, or determine by comparison with a standard (the graduations of a quantitative measuring instrument)
Tool used to clean out mortar joints on brick.
The hollow spaces in concrete blocks.
A framed enclosed space around a flue pipe or a channel in a wall or through a ceiling for something to lie in or pass through.
Sharp cut metal wires that protrude out of a concrete foundation wall that at one time held the foundation form panels in place.
In roofing, a conical metal cap flashing used in conjunction with vent pipes or stacks usually located several inches above the plane of the roof for the purpose of shedding water away from the base of the vent.
A mechanical device that pressurizes a gas in order to turn it into a liquid, thereby allowing heat to be removed or added. A compressor is the main component of conventional heat pumps and air conditioners. In an air conditioning…
A hollow pipe casing through which electric lines run.