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Building with Masonry (For Pros/By Pros)

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Publisher Comments:

Three generations of masons recognize Dick Kreh as the most respected voice in professional masonry instruction. Now the master mason publishes his most complete guide to basic masonry construction with Building with Masonry: Brick, Block and Concrete. Kreh distills his 40 years of teaching experience into a single volume that provides the novice builder, serious homeowner — or anyone who wants to try his hand in masonry work — with current methods and up-to-date information. Building with Masonry is also for experienced professionals who want to expand their knowledge and craft with the proven methods and challenging projects clearly illustrated in the book. As a bonus, the book includes a chapter on concrete, which is an essential part of all brick and concrete block jobs. Also included are chapters on Masonry Tools and Materials, Bond Patterns and Wall Types, Laying Block and Brick, Fundamentals of Concrete, and Masonry Repair and Restoration.</p>

Synopsis:

-- Covers tools and materials, laying block and brick, and more

About the Author

Dick Kreh is a retired instructor from Linganore High School near Frederick, MD, and a well-known masonry expert in the field. He has written for Taunton Press, Masonry Construction Magazine, in addition to several Thomson Delmar Learning titles, including "Safety for Masons" and others.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781561583362
Subtitle:
Concrete / For Pros by Pros
Author:
Kreh, Dick
Author:
Kreh, Richard
Author:
Richard
Publisher:
Taunton Press
Location:
Newtown, CT
Subject:
Masonry
Subject:
HOUSE & HOME / Masonry
Subject:
Construction - Masonry
Subject:
Construction-Masonry and Concrete
Subject:
General House & Home
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
For Pros/By Pros
Series Volume:
00-033
Publication Date:
19981020
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
183
Dimensions:
9.9 x 8 x 0.6 in 1.11 lb

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Engineering » Construction » Masonry and Concrete
Engineering » Home Construction » Masonry and Concrete

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