Our masonry maintenance tips can help you keep your home cost efficient, safe & cozy.
Ask This Old House mason Mark McCullough demonstrates how to clean soot out of brick using acid
Replacing crumbling, missing mortar with This Old House general contractor Tom Silva
Fixing a fractured foundation with This Old House general contractor Tom Silva
This Old House general contractor Tom Silva saves a crumbling mortared-rock foundation wall
Fixing up the cracks between paving stones keeps a walkway beautiful and safe
Trowel concrete resurfacer over your worn walkway, and you'll have a brand new, durable surface with uniform color. Before you get started, check out this how-to video on working with concrete.
We discuss how to fill and seal cracked concrete walls for a simple, permanent repair.