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Turning Up the Heat on Masonry Construction
It's still warm out, but Old Man Winter is right around the corner. It's a good time to get some expert advice on what you need to do or not do when it comes to mortar in the wintertime. We'll also discuss some admixture pros and cons and what equipment will keep you up and going even when the mercury's falling.
Wall Bracing 101
Rashod Johnson, MCAA's Director of Engineering, provides an overview of what every mason contractor, project manager and foreman needs to know about wall bracing. We will also survey what's available, from 2x4s to the latest technology on the market.
The Changing Theories in Masonry: The Complete Drainage System
With "toxic" mold issues becoming a thing of the past, mason contractors still need to focus on removing water from their wall systems. We'll discuss a couple of options available and what contractors need to remember when it comes to drainage and flashing.
COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
From the Editor
MCAA Member Perspective
Making the Grade