Table of Contents
Volume 54, Number 6
Choosing the Right Masonry Pressure Washer
For masonry cleaning, a pressure washer is a universal tool applicable across a range of service fields.
Should You Clean Your Own Masonry, or Hire It Out?
Opinions are split down the middle on sub-contracting new masonry cleaning or keeping the work in-house.
Brick Matching 101
Matching colors and textures is one way to make any set of structures appear to belong together.
BIM for Masonry Releases New Roadmap
The first BIM-M Symposium took place in April and affirms that the BIM-M Initiative is moving at an ever-increasing pace.
COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
- 50January 2015 Software BIM for Masonry: The Progress Continues By David Biggs, P.E., S.E. Opening graphic courtesy of Tradesmen’s Software Inc . Since 2012, the masonry industry has been advancing Building Information Modeling (BIM) for masonry. This initiative (BIM-M) is intended to expand the use of masonry within the construction industry by promoting the development…
- 49March 2015 Saw Blades By Jim Cook The thing about blades is that they can always be a little sharper. That’s a maxim the masonry blade industry has taken to heart as it continues to innovate, making blades more versatile, more durable and less expensive to produce. The masonry blade industry has done much to…
- 46CLEANING By Daniel Leiss Not unlike a hammer or wrench, a pressure washer is a universal tool applicable across a range of service fields. Pressure washers can tackle the relatively light job of cleaning vinyl siding, up to the tough removal of caked-on mud or grease from heavy equipment. Not to mention, they can erase…
- 45September 2012 Business Management What It Takes Interview by Jennifer Morrell The best way to learn what it takes to keep a masonry construction business in the black is to go straight to the sources. Masonry consulted three of our industry’s best, each with a unique perspective on successfully managing his masonry business. We spoke…
- 44June 2013 Cleaning Building a First-Class Masonry Cleaning Operation A Weeler Masonry project in Cheyenne, Wyo., showcasing their cleaning work. By Randy Weil Since 1973, Unique Industries has manufactured masonry cleaning systems. Our patented technology was originally developed by a mason who knew there had to be a better way to clean that a bucket…