Residential Concrete Masonry Foundation Webinar
Advantages of concrete masonry foundations
By Tim O’Toole
The Mason Contractors Association of America (MCAA) will present “Residential Concrete Masonry Foundation” on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 10:00 AM CDT.
Concrete masonry is well suited for basement and foundation wall construction due to its inherent durability, compressive strength, and modular flexibility.
Darrell McMillian explores these and other advantages and then focuses on the related International Residential Code (IRC) detailing and construction requirements. Discussion to include foundation materials, minimum footing and wall dimensions, wall reinforcement schedules, foundation drainage, and moisture resistance.
Mason contractors registered for Masonry Certification will receive 1.00 credits in the Codes & Standards discipline upon completion of this course.
This webinar is free to all attendees. Register for “Residential Concrete Masonry Foundation” at www.masoncontractors.org/live.
Visit www.masoncontractors.org/live for more information and to view a full schedule of MCAA’s Live Webinar Series.
About the Author
Tim O’Toole is the Director of Marketing for the Mason Contractors Association of America (MCAA). He has a Masters in Business Administration from Webster University and has worked in the masonry industry since 2003.