U.S. Demand for Bricks, Blocks, Pavers to Approach $9 Billion in 2018
A recovery in construction expenditures across all market segments will be the...
The New Stone Age
Exterior stone work is as popular as ever. Here's a look at how it's being applied...
Masonry Heater Showcase at World of Concrete
MHA heats up World of Concrete with a display of wood-burning appliance construction.
Q&A: Various Wall Flashing for Exterior Chimneys
What's the right way to flash an exterior masonry chimney to the wall of the house?
Harris County 1910 Courthouse Restoration
2011 Masonry Construction Project of the Year Awards Entry
Outdoor Fireplaces Made Easy
What used to take several days is now easily done in hours with StoneCraft Outdoor Living Products.
Steel Wide Flange Beams
Many buildings use steel wide flange beams as lintels in larger masonry openings...
Stopping Rainwater Penetration
Walls leak when three conditions exist simultaneously: rainwater is on the wall; openings exist through which the rainwater can pass; forces are present to drive or draw the water inward. If any one of these conditions is eliminated, the wall won't leak.