A rating of effectiveness of firestop material, measuring its resistance to flames and water.
A first generation offspring of two purebred strains. An Fl hybrid is generally more vigorous than an ordinary hybrid.
A material made from fibers or thread by weaving, knitting, felting etc. as any cloth.
Fabric retaining track
(1) To make, build or construct by assembling parts or manufacturing. (2) To make from raw material.
Work done on parts of a structure at the factory before delivery to the building site.
(1) The side of a wall covering that faces away from the framing; for example in an A-B plywood panel, the face would be the A side. (2) An exterior, exposed surface on a structure. (3) Any surface of a thing. (4) The outward appearance of anything.
The dollar amount, shown on a document.
Exterior decorative surface, which is made of brick that is not rendered, painted or plastered and is made of various brick materials, including clay, to give a desired effect.
Applies to the direction of the grain on the face of a veneer-faced panel, which is also called the long dimension of the panel. Since the greatest strength and firmness is parallel to the face grain, it is normal to run the face grain across the supports.