TeacherMike Haduck, a Pennsylvania stone mason, began working in the family masonry business in 1969. He worked along the same masons who built the churches or the 20s and 30s and many of his family members were involved in the stone jobs of the WPA era. He... View Profile
- Total Time 30 min
- Lessons 4
- Exercises 14
4 Lessons in This Course
7 minFREEDIY lesson 1Free4 CQ
DIY home improvement enthusiasts: go above and beyond! Learn how to prepare your home for a new stone veneer in this masonry tutorial, the first in a series.
8 minDIY lesson 25 CQ
Once you have applied your homemade cement, your wall is ready for stone veneer. This tutorial shows you how to shape and apply both real and cultured stones.
6 minDIY lesson 34 CQ
Looking to build a stone veneer without joints? This tutorial shows you the basic masonry behind using rectangular stick-on stones to cover an exterior wall.
8 minDIY lesson 45 CQ
The final tutorial in this series covers two more stone veneer projects for your reference. Get a few pro tips before you start your own project.
422 min4-part DIY course13 CQ
Stucco is a popular, durable, and versatile material for finishing exterior walls. Learn to work with stucco in this beginner- to intermediate-level course from stonemason Mike Haduck.
8 minDIY lesson5 CQ
Whether you are working with an old stone or concrete foundation, this tutorial demonstrates how to apply a new cement foundation that is built to last.
870 min8-part DIY course40 CQ
Doing your own plumbing repairs is a rewarding and inexpensive alternative to hiring a professional plumber. Learn how to fix shower and tub faucets, kitchen sink drains, and more in this course.
967 min9-part DIY course39 CQ
In this course, Teach2Build walks you through safe and efficient installations for common home improvement projects, including replacing light fixtures, light switches, and electrical outlets.
10173 min10-part DIY course91 CQ
Want to learn about metalworking? Learn the tools and techniques you'll need to forge and shape metal in this course, which includes how to make a knife, a copper bracelet, an S-hook, and more!
653 min6-part DIY course30 CQ
Are you looking to play some vintage video games, without digging up game consoles and cartridges? Create a custom gaming console with a Raspberry Pi computer and basic electronic components.
1278 min12-part DIY course45 CQ
Is your home's electric water heater giving you trouble? Whether the unit is leaking, or the water temperature is off, this course from Teach2Build can help you diagnose and fix the issue at hand.