Masonry Advisory Council April eNewsletter



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Social distancing and moving forward..Are you working from home and have questions about building with masonry products? Now is a good time to learn more from your brick, block, and stone suppliers.

Discuss new projects and your ongoing needs with the top Masonry Suppliers in the Chicago area.

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Your Masonry Questions Answered




Do you have a question about masonry design, engineering, or need technical support before, during, or after construction?

We Can Help You! MAC provides FREE technical support to Architects, Structural Engineers, Developers, General Contractors, and Municipalities in the Chicagoland and NW Indians area.

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image is designed to help you locate qualified and quality-minded Union Masonry Contractors and Masonry Suppliers in the Chicagoland area. These companies are leaders in the masonry industry and have supported the Chicagoland market for decades.

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Webinars from Masonry Partners

- AIA Accredited Webinars -




Masonry Movement Joints

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. EST

This program examines the movement characteristics of various types of masonry, and discusses how to successfully accommodate those movements resulting in a crack-free building. - 1 LU/HSW

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The Creativity of Brick Matching: The Future of Brick Additions

Learn to Match Brick and Earn AIA Credit. This one-hour, on-demand program teaches participants how to make new construction match existing masonry.

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Professional Education

Build with Strength and NRMCA offer several courses on the design and construction of high performance concrete buildings.

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Online Courses Available

Coldspring offers free online, certified courses in partnership with other leaders in the stone industry to help the design community increase their knowledge and competitive edge.

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Get Your Masonry Cost Guide




Take a Look Inside! This cost guide contains material examples, detailed architectural drawings, and other resources to help you better determine pricing for building masonry structures.

Architects & Structural Engineers in the Chicagoland area and NW Indiana can receive this Complimentary Cost Guide. Other industry professionals can purchase the masonry cost guide online.

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Brick Veneer Concrete Masonry Check List




Previously scheduled seminars and Lunch & Learns for April are cancelled and will be rescheduled when the time is appropriate to do so. If you've already signed up, don't worry...we'll contact you soon with new dates.

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Schedule a Lunch & Learn




Sign up today for Free education programs in your office to earn AIA credits. And, a free lunch...

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