The Complete Guide to Masonry & Stonework

The Complete Guide to Masonry & Stonework

Includes Decorative Concrete Treatments

Book - 2006
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Quayside Pub Group
Modern Methods for Classic Concrete!

This revision of Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Home Masonry updates much of what made the original book a best-seller, but also answers the latest building trends by featuring exciting new information and projects . In addition to the tried and true project information on building with concrete, brick and block, the book features all new, state-of-the-art information on decorative concrete finishes, including acid coloring, stamping, and using cementitious paints. Another new section shows easy methods for casting concrete in forms to create countertops, garden benches, and other accessories. Also included are new projects for building retaining walls with tumbled concrete block, facing concrete slabs and steps with natural stone and ceramic tiles, and creating outdoor rock gardens.



Baker & Taylor
"Features new projects for building retaining walls with tumbled concrete block, facing concrete slabs and steps with natural stone and ceramic tiles, creating outdoor rock gardens, and easy methods for casting concrete in forms to create countertops, garden benches and other accessories. Also provides new information on decorative concrete finishes, including acid coloring, stamping, and using cementitious paints"--Provided by publisher.

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& Taylor

Accompanied by natural stone projects for both the home and landscape, this revised edition furnishes the latest information on decorative concrete finishes, new tools and building materials, and much more. Original.

Publisher: Chanhassen, Minn. : Creative Pub. International, c2006
Description: 302 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9781589232822
1589232828
Branch Call Number: 693.1 Com

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