Building Bricks and Pavers?

Answer Comparing bricks and pavers isn't as easy as it once was. There was a time when bricks were made of clay, fired or baked in a kiln, and were almost always fashioned in a basic 2-by-4-by-8-inch rect... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Building Bricks and Pavers

How to Calculate the Number of Bricks Needed for Building Stairs?

If you plan on building a set of brick stairs for a walkway, patio or some other project, you should know how many bricks you need so you don't overspend. It's just a basic math problem. ... Read More »

How to Compare Normal Bricks to CLC Light Weight Bricks?

Other then being a code requirement is there a reason why a plumbing system in a building needs at least one vent to the outside of the building and why not use a sufficient number of Air Admitt?

waste management vs bacteria storage To facilitate the minimum [gravity flow] activity for any type of liquid transfer application(s), [in this case, waste management], one vent will allow liquid m... Read More »

Is the outside dryer vent cover on a 5 story condo building a common element to be repaired by owner or building maintenance?

Your governing documents will specify ownership of the dryer vent cover. Lacking any definition for the cover per se, look for text that covers ownership of the 'dryer vent' with the understanding ... Read More »