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Sep 27

Avoiding Failures with Manufactured Stone

Best practices for installing adhered concrete masonry veneer (ACMV)—which sometimes goes by the names “manufactured stone, “lick and stick,” “cultured stone,” and” faux stone” straight from JLC Field Guide. To avoid moisture problems, it must be detailed like stucco. Here are some of the critical details needed to avoid problems.

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Credit JLC© 2016

TAGS: moisture management, buildbetter, building science, stucco, sustainable, rainscreen

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