The brick veneer stud wall system gives many advantages over other types of cladding systems. The technique proves to have an outstanding overall performance in most of the areas that of concern for owners, designers and contractors, which include the appealing appearance, increased resistance to water penetration, minimal thermal transmission rate, effortless construction and minimum maintenance. Furthermore, the brick veneer has very high fire resistance and it minimizes exterior noise transmission. Being a very old technique, the brick veneer/wood stud wall system has evolved and became the most effective method used in both residential as well as commercial establishments.
Here are the most important properties that make the brick veneer stud wall system the best choice:
– Moisture Resistance
– Thermal Performance
– Fire Resistance
– Acoustical Properties
– Appealing appearance
– Ease of Construction
As with most brickwork it requires no maintenance apart from some occasional observation for any minor issues that might appear.