Concrete & Masonry
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
The demo digs deep into the house to repair the rubble foundation and rework the workflow
Our Latin America Editor is on the ground in Ecuador and sending updates on construction technology, codes, and temporary housing
An affordable insulated slab foundation suitable for climate zones 1, 2, and 3
Kirk Giordanos, aka, Mr. Plaster Fantaster, shows us yet another way to kill time, and amaze your kids, while waiting to get into a job: Spin a hawk on a trowel.