This is a guide on how to mix mortar using sand, cement, plasticiser and water for the purpose of repointing brickwork and ridge tiles.
There are many different options when thinking of building yourself a beautiful set of stone steps. You can choose to use more rugged looking stone which may be a little bumpy or uneven, or you may choose to find some nice and flat stone that may be...
Simple How-to instructions for cutting any size hole in a brick wall. Photos and advice to help the novice do the job correctly.
Interior brick veneer is easy to install with these tried and true steps. See how adding a thin brick wall using tumbled bricks enhances a rustic design.
Concrete is really easy to make and all you need is a shovel and some buckets. This is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide with pictures to mixing concrete by hand, with or without a mixer
This simple guide will show you the basics of how to properly mix cement mortar and lay bricks. I will also go over what bricklaying tools you need, especially when you're just starting out.
Stone veneer will enhance your home. Learn how to install stone veneer and make your home the envy of all. Save time and money and beautify your home today.
What is a retaining wall? Do you need one? A retaining wall holds back earth materials such as rock, sand, dirt and even water, and keeps them in place to prevent erosion or displacement. Learn more about retaining walls and how you can construct one yourself.