Traditional Brick bond patterns used in masonry wall Construction

Brick bond pattern is an arrangement of bricks. It’s usuallyoverlapping between courses (course means row of bricks). Bond patterns areused to distribute load and provide stability to masonry wall. Bonding can alsobe used for decorative purpose. To construct brick masonry wall we use somebond patterns. Masons are familiar with these bond patterns. As a civilengineer, we should have a through knowledge of the construction of each bond pattern.Below are the simple explanations of the tradition brick bond patterns whichare mostly used in brick wall construction:


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