Concrete & Masonry
Floating on a bamboo raft
Builder's culture shock
A Latin American look at concrete, cane, and tropical hardwood
A mashup of various footage shot for the Rapacious Creditor series
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Brick seems like a stone, but stones break down to sand, silt. Water always wins.
Repairing a cracked and sinking concrete pool patio and it's adjoining concrete slab walkway by injecting high-density foam under it
Two videos showing how to convert the layout rectangle into a concrete patio with a paver border, and adding concrete piers as a foundation
Furring the inside of masonry walls makes room for wires and can significantly improve the R-value
A four dimensional detail drawing of an insulated and damp-resistant basement slab
After the concrete is poured and floated, it has to set up for a while before it is ready to be worked on.
First smooth the surface with a magnesium trowel, then finish it with multiple passes of a steel trowel.
In the middle ages, that is ...
How to pour and finish a slab in 2.5 minutes.