Ligna Stone masonry behaves in a similar way structurally to conventional masonry. The current BCA compliance pathway for Ligna Stone products is via an Alternative Solution supported by a combination of engineering appraisals, test certificates and project engineer designed solutions for individual projects.
Ligna Stone masonry is suitable for feature cladding, brick veneer, double brick, single leaf and retaining wall construction.
Laying is generally similar to that for clay bricks or concrete blocks, with any competent bricklayer able to lay Ligna Stone bricks, blocks and pavers. The building manual provides comprehensive information on building using Ligna Stone masonry.