The durability of the house, made of brick, always depends on the quality of the foundation and walls of strength.
At the moment, there are many types of paving bricks, which differ from each other as intended.
Among all the existing methods of brick masonrymost are considered more applicable. Championship confidently takes the classic clutch, ie, a method in which each row receives a shift in a half-brick.
Laying stretcher is used for constructionpiers, when facing facades of buildings. Bricks stacked horizontally, and the subsequent series starts with the halves, thus providing a bandage. A variation of this method is offset only by a quarter-brick. It all depends on the developer's preferences.
There is an option under which the "skew" the displacement of bricks.
When laying clinker veryoriginal will look like the facade, made using masonry binder. In this way, use in the construction of exterior walls of buildings, with the wall, as well as the construction of walls.
Such a method involves the laying of an erected wall width, the upper whole number lower bandages, guaranteeing fairly nice pattern and sufficient strength.
American and English methods
The combination of the stretcher with the method of the binder, with a certain change in each row, called "American" masonry.
Similarly, option to change the type of masonry, thethere poking a spoon, it is considered the English way. It is often used for the construction of multi-storey buildings, as it turns out the wall thickness of half a brick. This type of stacking bricks ligation involves not only in length but also the width of the wall. As a result, it turns out very strong, able to withstand heavy loads.
Freestyle and the Gothic method
There is a free version of masonry - made when the regular alternation of brick hand, provides the vertical arrangement of joints.
Around the same way going cross connection of each row when the joints are laid each even number will be displaced, creating the characteristic form of the Orthodox cross.
There is another way laying, referred to as "savage", which is already the name clearly suggests that the following are not regular replacement of brick sides.
Not less popular gothic version inwhich the parties regularly alternate brick along the rows. The joints of the even rows are the same, but in the odd layers are shifted clearly lower half side of the brick. One short and two long sides, take turns alternately in rows. After a couple of rows of the same joints.