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Anchoring furring strips into old brick

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I need to anchor furring strips into very old spalling brick and masonry (circa 1870) so I can place board and batten and insulation over it. I am concerned that Tapcons in the old masonry won't hold and also that the brick veneer itself is not well attached to the sheathing/studs underneath. Should I take the old brick wall down?
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