Christopher Bupp

Christopher Bupp is the head of Architectural Services for Hohmann & Barnard, Inc. The building envelope has been his primary area of expertise. Contact Chris at chrisb@h-b.com.

4 articles by Christopher Bupp:

masonry

Air Barriers: An Evolution

Air Barriers: An Evolution

In order to make a building energy efficient and to control moisture infiltration, air/vapor barriers are commonplace on almost all commercial structures today. Full story

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Product Watch: Air/Vapor Barrier Choices

Product Watch: Air/Vapor Barrier Choices

As energy costs continue to increase, the use of air/vapor barriers becomes more critical to today's design environment. Full story

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Reinforcing an Industry

Reinforcing an Industry

We discuss some typical - and maybe not so typical -products available for use with brick, block and stone, as well as what mason contractors and their crews need to know about these products. Full story

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Building for Sustainable Masonry Construction

Building for Sustainable Masonry Construction

Everyone knows that brick and block buildings are long lasting and extremely durable. But there are many other aspects to a masonry wall assembly that contribute to a properly functioning and sustainable structure. Full story