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  • Block-Laying Basics

    Masonry techniques aren't hard to learn and can be valuable on small jobs

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    Basement finishing; brick & masonry; hvac grilles & registers

  • How to Dismantle a 400-Year-Old Fireplace

    There is currently a major expansion and remodeling program taking place at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.

  • On the Job: Membrane Deck Flashing

    Membrane deck flashing; quick brick shelf

  • Building Brick Stairs

    A long-lasting set of masonry steps starts with a solid base and includes good drainage

  • Flashing an Entry Door

    For doors with applied casings, simple flashings made from self-healing membrane serve the same purpose as fins

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    Fiber-cement siding clips; dune-friendly decking; drywall & accessories; ridge vents; masonry

  • On the Job

    Fast drawers; easy brick cleanup

  • Installing Manufactured Stone Over ICFs

    To ensure good adhesion, use an acrylic mortar admix and make sure the faux stones are fully bedded.

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