research-article | 07-January-2020
in brick wall materials .
When considering objects which are subjected to renovation measures, a special attention should be given to buildings with inhomogeneous wall structures, e.g. frame structures, mullion-transom walls with clay filling of the frame and the so-called Prussian walls with brick filling.
The publication provides examples of historical buildings made from Prussian wall, found in the Silesia region, emphasizing diverse structure of their external envelopes and elements of
Architecture, Civil Engineering, Environment, Volume 12 , ISSUE 4, 73–85
Research Article | 12-February-2019
The article presents chosen issues related to the heat insulation of complex structure walls. Subjects covered in this study are building partitions that had been constructed in the so called “Prussian wall” technique and are located in the Upper Silesia region. Their technical condition as well as usable state are not satisfactory, especially in the light of thermal protection. One way of increasing their standard is insulating partitions. In case of historical monuments or rich
Architecture, Civil Engineering, Environment, Volume 11 , ISSUE 4, 123–134