News - 16 Jan 2014
Emser Tile, a premier designer, producer and marketer of floor, wall, counter tile and natural stone options will introduce an extensive line of new product offerings at this year's Surfaces Trade...
News - 2 Oct 2007
Stone Age Designs has been selected to Showcase its new Fireplace Design - The Pewter Vendôme Fireplace Mantel to Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Veranda Magazine. Stone Age Designs, the...
News - 8 Jun 2007
François and Co the parent company of Stone Age Designs, introduces the Heritage Collection, a line of hand-carved limestone mantel pieces. These exquisite pieces are the mirror images of French...
Article - 8 Jul 2019
Lime is one of the oldest building materials in existence and can be used to make many different types of mortar. Find out about the different types of lime, including lime putty and hydraulic lime.
News - 18 Feb 2015
Holcim (US) Inc. is thrilled to announce four of its projects received recognition during the World of Concrete conference at the 2015 Triad Awards in Las Vegas.
The 2015 Triad Award winner was...
News - 17 Jul 2010
The Tecnalia Construction Unit, within the framework of its commitment to sustainability, has developed a new generation of environmentally-friendly cements that enable cutting direct CO2 emissions to...
Article - 26 Mar 2004
The maximum particle size and the grading of coarse aggregate, the cement content and water/cement ratio of the concrete were kept constant. Technical Brief.
Article - 19 Jan 2004
Three US masonry projects that epitomise "success" are briefly described. Technical Brief.
Article - 8 Dec 2003
Suitable stones, finishes, fixings, minimum stone dimensions and methods of attachment are illustrated. Design includes accommodation of dimensional changes. Aspects of workmanship and maintenance....
Article - 3 Dec 2003
Covers granite, marble, travertine, slate, quartzite, limestone and sandstone. Common Arrangement of Work Sections (CAWS) classification M40. British Standard - BSI Summary and Reference.