Adhered Thin Stone Veneer
Use this free downloadable 3 part specification to specify Natural stone veneer for interior and exterior use, adhered by mortar to a solid substrate.
Thin stone veneer is placed over a solid substrate and is set in mortar.
Guidelines for adhered thin stone veneer:
- Over gypsum board, paneling, plywood, other rigid wood-related sheathings, or rigid insulation. Install a weather-resistive barrier complying with building code requirements, expanded metal lath, and mortar scratch coat.
- Over unpainted, untreated, unsealed concrete, brick, block, or other masonry. Stone are applied directly to a clean surface.
- Over painted, treated, or sealed concrete, brick, block, or other masonry. Clean surfaces back to the original surface by sandblasting, water blasting, acid etching, or wire brushing, or apply metal lath and mortar scratch coat.
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