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Brick-Laying Robot is Construction Worker of the Future
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Brick-Laying Robot is Construction Worker of the Future

Masons beware—the Hadrian X robot can do six to eight weeks’ worth of work by a... More

How to Make Exterior Brick Leak-Resistant
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How to Make Exterior Brick Leak-Resistant

The best practices published by the Brick Institute of America call for flashings... More

The Cost-Effective Building Site of the Future
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The Cost-Effective Building Site of the Future

Drone surveillance and digital models are driving construction efficiency. More

Fifteen Tons of Rubble Form Rotterdam House
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Fifteen Tons of Rubble Form Rotterdam House

The bricks forming the facade of this tall, skinny house in Rotterdam are made... More

Brick Home Exudes Sophistication
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Brick Home Exudes Sophistication

A Georgian Revival receives top honors in industry awards program. More

The Bricks In This House Are All Made From Industrial Waste
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The Bricks In This House Are All Made From Industrial Waste

StoneCycling recycles the garbage from local factories and eliminates the... More

Micro-Organisms as Brick Masons? Will They Have a Lodge?
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Micro-Organisms as Brick Masons? Will They Have a Lodge?

bioMASON secures $1.5M to 'grow' building materials from bacteria. More

New System Solves Masonry's Moisture Problems
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New System Solves Masonry's Moisture Problems

A new drainage and metal lath system provides a cost-effective drainage solution... More

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Dealing With Efflorescence on Brick Dealing With Efflorescence on Brick

How to deal with efflorescence, a surface deposit of mineral salts that cause those unsightly white stains on brick walls. More

A (wiki) Construction Defect Timeline: Great Failures in Building History
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A (wiki) Construction Defect Timeline: Great Failures in Building History

Help us build a construction defect timeline by adding to our list of home... More

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