QUESTION: What is the tolerance of a CMU wall? How far out of plumb can a CMU wall be and still be
As everyone should be aware the “code” in question is the “Building Code Requirements and Specification for Masonry Structures” (aka, TMS 402/602). The answer to the question is found in TMS Specification Article 3.3F titled “Site Tolerances”,
which gives several construction tolerances.
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