Sep 29, 2018 8:55 pm
Perpends not filled in the inside face wall.
Not enough mortar bed in some areas.
Outside wall looks ok.
Are these brickworks within the todays industry standard practises?
Do I have a case against the builder?
Building with project home builder in Sydney.
Re: Voids in mortar joint2
Sep 30, 2018 10:27 am
Welcome to the forum
If you don't have your engineering Drawings I suggest you get a copy of them, refer to the Masonry section in the Engineering notes.Check building location for Mortar classification ie Coastal -> M4 etc, etc
Generally the vertical perpends are filled, basically you will need an Engineer to check it against AS3700 Masonry codes for compliance. Good luck
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jpmontoyaHas anyone done brickwork change during building ?Has anyone done brickwork change during building ?
speak to ur SS first maybe he can help Who is the builder that you are using?
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