September 2008: Table of Contents


Table of Contents


Tuckpointing and Repointing Tools
To cut, clean and refill a mortar joint with fresh mortar, known as tuckpointing, is part of a standard maintenance package for brick and block buildings. Masonry showcases the equipment used in this large, specialized industry.

Information about the Masonry Industry

Clean, Green and Sealed
The world of masonry cleaners and sealants is rapidly changing and surprisingly technical. Learn more as Masonry explores this topic and school readers on the different types and uses for cleaners and sealants.

Designing with Colored Masonry
Mortar color should be used as a design tool to create a different look, depending upon the color shade selected. Learn how using colored mortar will dramatically change the overall appearance of a structure.

Rehab & Restoration Case Studies
Nearly every material used in the construction of a building will one day have to be restored or rehabbed in some way. Readers can learn from the experiences of others who have participated in rehabs and restorations, encompassing a variety of materials.

For the Record
President’s Message
Government Affairs
Making The Grade
New Products
Legal Issues
Full Contact Project Management
Classified Advertising

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