Modern Masonry: Brick, Block, Stone provides a broad understanding of the properties and applications of masonry materials. Safe and proper procedures for working with brick, block, and stone are included, as is coverage of concrete form construction. New and revised features found in this edition include Green Notes, Code Notes, and step-by-step Procedures. Green Note features highlight information on sustainability, energy efficiency, and other environmental issues. Code Note features reference the Internal Residential Code and International Building Code to familiarize students with a clear explanation of recommended techniques for a variety of masonry jobs.