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Horizontal masonry joint alignment is not uniform

Acceptable Performance/Condition

Horizontal masonry joint work shall appear uniform when viewed from a distance of 6 m. Where the horizontal (bed) joint appears out of alignment, the variance shall not be more than 12 mm from the specified plane. This does not apply to randomly sized masonry products.


One-Year  Work and Materials


Masonry with joints not meeting the acceptable condition shall be repaired.


Dimensional variations of the courses are affected by the variations in the brick selected and the bond pattern.


New Home Warranty Program of Saskatchewan
Construction Performance Standards
Effective January 1, 2014