Figure 8-23.-Tying intersecting nonbearing walls.
Figure 8-24.-Lintel made from blocks.
1/4-inch mesh galvanized hardware cloth across the
joint between the two walls (figure 8-23, view 1) in
alternate courses. Insert one-half of the metal stops
into one wall as you build it, and then tie the other
halves into the mortar joints as you lay the second
wall (view 2).
Figure 8-25.-Installing precast concrete lintels without end
with steel angles.