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December 2012 Table of Contents

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Table of Contents

FEATURES

Fireplaces and Chimneys
The masonry heater revealed: A Q&A with the president of the Masonry Heater Association of North America

Fireplaces and Chimneys
How refractory mortar for masonry fireplace and chimney construction can be a wise choice

Scaffolding
A look at why modular stages are on the rise

Waterproofing
What you should know about using housewrap for masonry applications

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COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS
From the Editor
Chairman’s Message
Government Affairs
New Products
Business Building
Full Contact PM
Classified Advertising
News
New Members
MCAA Upcoming Education


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Interview with Mark Kemp – Chairman, MCAA

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Pullman Ermator

Interview with Lyndon Kelsey of Pullman Ermator

Keene Building Products

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