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  1. Mortar Mixing Tips

    Source:Re:Fine

    This Re:Fine video shows you how to mix mortar for specific building projects.

  2. How to Strengthen Brick Surfaces

    Source:Re:Fine

    This Re:Fine video shows you how to strengthen and repoint brick surfaces.

  3. How to Install a Tile Floor

    Source:Buildipedia

    Despite a wide variety of design options, installing a ceramic tile floor typically follows a series of basic steps and can be installed over just about any type of subfloor. Jeff Wilson walks you through the installation process.

  4. How to use Thinset on Concrete

    Source:AskTheBuilder

    Host Tim Carter shares some tips for installing ceramic tile on concrete using thinset mortar. http://www.askthebuilder.com

  1. How to Repair Mortar Joints

    Learn the tools and techniques used for tuckpointing old masonry walls and chimneys. Discover how to restore cracked and worn mortar joints, how to cut out old mortar and how to pack new mortar in neatly and cleanly.

  2. How to Repair Broken Bricks

    Cracking or spalling in bricks may occur when the wrong type of mortar is used. There are no easy solutions; you may need to either replace all the mortar or rebuild the wall.

  3. Masonry: How to Repair Mortar Joints

    Crumbling mortar in brick walls and chimneys has to be cut out and replaced to avoid structural and water damage. Tuckpointing—cleaning out and remortaring the joints—is easier than it looks if you have the right tools.

  4. How to Use an Angle Grinder

    Learn to use an angle grinder to cut tile, mortar and pavers; make quick work of rust and loose paint removal; sharpen blades and cut or grind steel.

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