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  1. Masonry
    Hi. Please help me to understand I'm confused. I just found a contractor to build some shed-garage out of CMU for me. He said he'll dig the trach for the footer and put the bricks on it, but the freezing line is 5 feet where I am. Doesn't he have to dig the piers to bellow the freezing line...
  2. Windows, Siding and Doors
    I bought a CMU block wall house built in 1942 last year and am residing over the block. I've already used waterproof primer on the blocks to prevent moisture on the exterior and will be doing the same inside for an additional level of protection. Can I put the wood siding directly on the block...
  3. General Discussion
    I’m not a contractor but thought this was the best place to ask my question as I’ve done days of research with no clear answer. We have a concrete block walled garage with 10’ walls that needs serious help. The walls have settled over the years and have cracked and separated, I’ll post pics as...
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