Concrete & Masonry
To suck air from under a slab, the slab must be airtight
Stone masonry is the art of preparing a rock to take its seat within a portion of a structure with perfect composure
An affordable insulated slab foundation suitable for climate zones 1, 2, and 3
Homemade bricks ready to become walls
This weekend's video treat is all about suspending gravity with bricks, mortar, and craftsmanship.
6 tools + 4 hours = 1 sink
Digging deep around the house is hard, so repair it right the first time, right? #MakeItLast
An extensive repair sometimes beats total foundation replacement
"Concrete is a rapacious creditor, it will definitely get its money out of you one way or the other. And if you're not on your game, it's gonna win."
A failing foundation wall creates an opportunity for an apartment entry stairway with egress windows and a cascading green space
When the world pushes in your walls, pull it back with helical tieback anchors