Does Half Brick Wall Need Ventilation


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Old 06-07-03, 05:40 AM
DIY James
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Does Half Brick Wall Need Ventilation

I have noticed new brick construction leaves out a mortor joint every four feet or so. My home has front brick up to the bottom of the windows, but no visible ventilation. Should I have some type of ventilation in the brick?
 
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Old 06-10-03, 06:39 AM
pmgca
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Hi,

Yes, these holes are called weep holes.

Please, read this discussion

http://forum.doityourself.com/showth...readid=113445&

Good luck!
 
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Old 06-11-03, 04:33 AM
DIY James
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Thanks for the URL of the discussion. I learned what I needed to know.
 
 

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