Masonry

Masonry, the official publication of the Mason Contractors Association of America, covers every aspect of the mason contractor profession - equipment and techniques, building codes and standards, business planning, promoting your business, legal issues and more. Read or subscribe to Masonry magazine at www.masonrymagazine.com.

932 articles by Masonry:

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Calculate Your Footprint

Calculate Your Footprint

A free online calculator helps manufacturers quickly assess their products' carbon output, allowing them to take steps to greener goods. Full story

industry news

ACI to Award Dulle

ACI to Award Dulle

The American Concrete Institute's Distinguished Achievement Award will be presented to Oliver Dulle Jr. of St. Louis at the ACI Fall 2008 Convention. Full story

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Anti-efflorescence Additive for Cement-based Mortar Systems

Anti-efflorescence Additive for Cement-based Mortar Systems

Elotex has introduced ELOTEX ERA100, a re-dispersible powder additive designed to eliminate primary efflorescence in cement-based mortar systems. Full story

careers

Custom Work From a 'Pizza Man'

Custom Work From a 'Pizza Man'

Michael Pizzolongo Sr., "The Pizza Man," is making his mark on the contracting industry and a billion-dollar home customization niche, with his stucco and concrete work. Full story

Convention

Gathering of Masonry Minds

Gathering of Masonry Minds

The 2009 MCAA Convention is only a few months away. Learn what will be offered and how you can best take advantage of the programs, events and activities that will be available. Full story

industry news

GACC South, Consular Corps of Atlanta Team With Habitat for Humanity

GACC South, Consular Corps of Atlanta Team With Habitat for Humanity

The GACC South teamed with Habitat for Humanity and the Consular Corps of Atlanta to complete the ambitious International House project. Full story

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Restoring the 'Grand Dame' of Racing

Restoring the 'Grand Dame' of Racing

Churchill Downs, the world's most legendary racetrack, was in need of restoration and modernization to effectively compete and attract fans to the track. Full story

careers

Honor and Skill

Honor and Skill

Jason Salvas was always a multi-tasker, staying busy with basketball, the National Honor Society, and working daily with his father and grandfather on the family's dairy farm. Full story

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Air Barrier LEED Credits

Air Barrier LEED Credits

Some air barriers qualify for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) credits. Full story

news and events

Masonry Institute's 'It Makes a Village' Competition

Masonry Institute's 'It Makes a Village' Competition

In April, The Masonry Institute of Virginia held a Masonry Expo and "Masonry, It Makes a Village" Design Build Competition. Full story

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Editor's Pick: Delivery Systems

Editor's Pick: Delivery Systems

Stone Construction Equipment has a new product line that places grout and masonry mortar using a mechanical delivery system, the Groutzilla Placement System. Full story

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Staying Power

Staying Power

Some masonry equipment that has been available for several years is starting to come into its own and gain popularity as masonry contractors discover the benefits. Full story

careers

Brick Industry Works to Build Future

Brick Industry Works to Build Future

The masonry industry joined together in June for the 44th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference and the National Masonry Championships. Full story

industry news

LaBrant Earns CAE Credential

LaBrant Earns CAE Credential

Larisa LaBrant, executive director of the RMMI, has earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential from the ASAE. Full story

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Masonry: It's a Good Thing

Masonry: It's a Good Thing

Some people are lucky. They happen to love what they do for a living, and not everyone can say that. Matthew Redden is one of the lucky. Full story

industry news

Bon Tool Celebrates a Golden Anniversary

Bon Tool Celebrates a Golden Anniversary

Celebrating 50 years in business, Bon Tool Co. has grown into a leading manufacturer of professional-grade hand tools for the building trades. Full story

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Product Spotlight: T-Brace Increases Scaffold Safety

Product Spotlight: T-Brace Increases Scaffold Safety

The T-Brace is made to increase span and rigidity of walk-boards and scaffolding planks on project sites. Full story

safety

IMI Scaffold Training

IMI Scaffold Training

The rise in New York City scaffold accidents in 2006 led to creation of a special Mayor's Task Force, on which the International Masonry Institute (IMI) continues to serve. Full story

careers

Where Are They Now?: Garrett Hood

Where Are They Now?: Garrett Hood

For the last nine years, Garrett Hood has been a recognizable name in masonry circles. Full story

technical

Flashing Case-by-Case

Flashing Case-by-Case

Through a series of case studies, Masonry looks at three flashing systems and how they have worked in specific situations. Full story



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