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Placing a Puddle-Proof Driveway

In many cases, using pervious concrete can eliminate the need for expensive... More

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Stepped Buttresses for a Row House Basement

As part of a major gut-renovation project on a historic Brooklyn row house,... More

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Small Garage Foundation Repair

A mobile concrete mixer solved both budgetary and logistical problems More

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Building Stem Wall Foundations - Part II

Continuous steel reinforcement ties the poured concrete walls to the footings More

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Building a Stem Wall Foundation

Tim Uhler explains how (and why) his company forms and pours its own foundations... More

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Better Concrete Garage Floors

Ten tips for pouring stronger, crack-free concrete slabs. More

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Replacing a Slab Foundation

When the original builder flubs a foundation, someone else has to clean up the mess. More

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Dressing Up a Gable With a Fiber-Cement Sunburst

Full-scale layout - and a little bit of math - simplifies the process of cutting... More

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Adding to an Existing Slab Foundation

An engineered schedule of epoxied rebar pins reinforces the joints. More

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Acid Staining a Concrete Floor

With careful preparation, this treatment gives a custom touch to a plain-Jane slab. More

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