Distinguish, differentiate, compare and explain what is the main difference between Brick and Stone Masonry. Comparison and Differences.

Difference between Brick and Stone Masonry

S.No. Brick Masonry Stone Masonry
1 Uniform in shape and size. Not of uniform shape and size.
2 Light in weight. Heavy.
3 Does not require any dressing. Requires dressing.
4 Not easily available. Available easily.
5 Laying is easy. Laying is difficult.
6 Mortar joints are thin. Mortar joints are thick.
7 Less watertight. More watertight.
8 Have better fire resistance. Fire resistance is poor.
9 The cost of construction is less. The cost of construction is more.
10 Not much strong. Stronger.
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