Patent Number: 8,584,416

Title: Movement control screed

Abstract: Various embodiments of the present invention are directed to a movement control screed that is structured for installation between first and second masonry coatings applied adjacent to a building wall. The movement control screed is structured as a control joint for absorbing movement between the first and second masonry coatings and also as a weep screed for accommodating drainage of water from behind the masonry coatings. The movement control screed comprises first and second flanges provided on opposite sides of first and second ribs.

Inventors: Chenier; Gary (Winter Haven, FL), Southern; Michael (Birmingham, AL)

Assignee: Alabama Metal Industries Corporation

International Classification: E04B 1/62 (20060101); E04B 1/68 (20060101); E04F 15/14 (20060101); E04B 1/343 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/19/12018