Concrete & Masonry
Yup—just drill a hole, add a piece of copper wire and drive the screw home
A Mashup of traditional architecture, modern technology, and good old gravity
Good amortization doesn't always involve using a building forever—sometimes, it means recapturing the space when the building corrodes
Just because they call it mud doesn’t mean it behaves like dirt and water
Drill, Drive, DONE—Finally a concrete anchor that works
The iconic brick layer’s trowel had found a new use.
Scouting photos for an upcoming video shoot covering moment frame, walls, foundation, and rim joists.
Long rods, a BIG drill, oversize washers, and an enormous wrench unbuckle a badly bowed wall. Notice the lack of 'excavator' on the list?
Letting the brick dry evenly is the key for old masonry walls that want to leak less energy
An affordable insulated slab foundation suitable for climate zones 4, 5, and 6
Being safety conscious doesn't make you a sissy.