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Forum: Masonry 03-27-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,066
Posted By Diamond D.
Not on your helper, but on a side design note, if...

Not on your helper, but on a side design note, if I may...

Regardless of whether the door slab is being changed out, a piece of bluestone, (or any type of kick board, for that matter), would have...
Forum: General Discussion 03-25-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 20,344
Posted By BlueRidgeGreen
Wifebeater. I keep it classy.

Wifebeater.

I keep it classy.
Forum: Masonry 03-25-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,066
Posted By Texas Wax
Dunnage (sic?) door. Was quite common in...

Dunnage (sic?) door.
Was quite common in southern WI, in 6 strings neck of the woods maybe still. Boys in da nort woods hang on to the 'older' ways longer LOL
Forum: Masonry 03-24-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,066
Posted By JBM
I dont think its alarming to have a joint go 2...

I dont think its alarming to have a joint go 2 rocks tall. 3 small rocks ill let slide as well, and try to stagger it a bunch. Zipper joints are chit and should be avoided, less then (depending on...
Forum: Masonry 03-24-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,066
Posted By NYCB
The columns look very amateurish, the joints are...

The columns look very amateurish, the joints are too wide and some of the stones look forced.

Under the door also looks forced and the stones are sitting level. To the right side of the door near...
Forum: General Discussion 03-21-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,503
Posted By Inner10
DAMN I'm happy to get paid net 30!

DAMN I'm happy to get paid net 30!
Forum: Masonry 03-04-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,807
Posted By dakzaag
MCAA Certification test

I passed the mason contractors association certification test today and now I am officially a certified stacker of brick and stone.

I completed 75 hours of continuing education (actually more like...
Forum: Masonry 12-22-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,903
Posted By dom-mas
The rest of that video is pure Uggh

The rest of that video is pure Uggh
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-20-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 751
Posted By griz
There ya go...

There ya go...
Forum: Masonry 08-20-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,011
Posted By Rock Headed
6stringmason: I'll give 10 for everything. ...

6stringmason:

I'll give 10 for everything.

Seller: (........)

Wait, I'll give you 5--if you throw in a grilled cheese sandwich.

......
Forum: Masonry 08-17-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,011
Posted By Tscarborough
The wheelbarrow is $180, the levels are $150, the...

The wheelbarrow is $180, the levels are $150, the rules are 20 bucks each, and those are prices for GOOD customers. If you can't find them local, I can send you a level repair kit with the glass,...
Forum: Masonry 08-17-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,310
Posted By JBM
lol! Ever stack them 2x2x2x2x2 and slide...

lol!

Ever stack them 2x2x2x2x2 and slide your hand inside and pick them up with your fingers?

Then there is the plank lift on the shoulder. I did 7 back when. Im at 2 now with a non...
Forum: Masonry Picture Post 08-15-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,018
Posted By dom-mas
1/2" is plenty of lap...it'll last forever

1/2" is plenty of lap...it'll last forever
Forum: Masonry 07-04-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,209
Posted By NYCB
I have this irrational fear of needing every...

I have this irrational fear of needing every single tool every day.

I swear if I need a notched trowel for some random reason next week and it's not in my new clean tool boxes I am gonna be pissed.
Forum: Masonry 06-12-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,111
Posted By jomama
Neither have I, and I think that's where a lot of...

Neither have I, and I think that's where a lot of the confusion is coming from here. The drawing shows the soaps grouted solid to the beam with horizontal rod between the flanges of the beam.
...
Forum: Masonry 06-10-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,111
Posted By QCCI
Yep, looks like W8x18 I-Beam lintel. Typically on...

Yep, looks like W8x18 I-Beam lintel. Typically on commercial projects the mason will not include the cost of lintels in your bid. You will install them but not furnish them. The steel...
Forum: Masonry 04-25-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,699
Posted By TimelessQuality
spray the rest of the floor so it...

spray the rest of the floor so it matches:thumbsup:
Forum: Masonry 04-23-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,917
Posted By JBM
Did you over lap the lathe?

Did you over lap the lathe?
Forum: General Discussion 04-11-2014, 12:55 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,736
Posted By Calidecks
Tell them there will be another death in the...

Tell them there will be another death in the family if you don't get your money.
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 6,736
Posted By TNTRenovate
Sorry but they are a month past due and now have...

Sorry but they are a month past due and now have a death as an excuse. I'm not sure why a death in the family keeps one from opening the checkbook and writing a check, sticking into a envelope and...
Forum: Masonry Picture Post 11-13-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,874
Posted By brickhook
6string, I always look forward to seeing pictures...

6string, I always look forward to seeing pictures of your work! Your counter tops are awesome! :thumbsup:
Forum: Masonry 11-12-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,942
Posted By dom-mas
Yeah I got a bunch of blurry from the road...

Yeah I got a bunch of blurry from the road "after" pics
Forum: Masonry Picture Post 11-07-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,874
Posted By TimelessQuality
6 has some really bad ass fiber optic tops from...

6 has some really bad ass fiber optic tops from way back somewhere on here.. I couldn't find the thread, but look at his website and picasa...:thumbsup:
Forum: Masonry Picture Post 11-06-2013, 08:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,874
Posted By tgeb
Damn Six, Those look great!

Damn Six, Those look great!
Forum: Masonry Picture Post 11-06-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,874
Posted By DavidC
Nice work. You got skills. Good Luck Dave

Nice work. You got skills.

Good Luck
Dave
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