- Collar Joint
- Concrete Block / Split-Face Block
- Course / Coursing
- Dangerous & Hazardous Conditions
- Drip Edges
- Flashing / Through-Wall Flashing
- Grinding & Tuckpointing
- Mortar Mixes
- Parapet Wall
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
- Spalled Brick
- Wall Ties
We have compiled a glossary of common masonry and tuckpointing terms to help you make informed decisions about your next masonry project. If you have any questions or want to put our decades of experience to work for you, contact us!
A jamb is the side of a window or door opening. (Door hinges are secured into a door jamb and allow the door to swing open and shut.) The jamb should not be confused with the sill which is the slab of stone or wood running under the bottom of a window or door opening. Learn more about the sill.