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 22 min
- Lessons 4
- Attachments 2
- Exercises 15
4 Lessons in This Course
2 minFREEDIY lesson 1Free2 CQ
Don't get stuck when using stucco! See how to apply multiple layers of stucco to an exterior wall - and texturize it to create the Swedish Design.
3 minDIY lesson 22 CQ
Create a textured look for stucco walls using the popcorn finish technique. Learn to apply the first coat of stucco, then splash more on for a bumpy look.
9 minDIY lesson 35 CQ
They can huff and puff, they won't be able to blow down this wall – not once you've learned to create a brick pattern from stucco and cement!
6 minDIY lesson 44 CQ
Chipped foundations or peeling paint? Learn to create the Florida-style stucco effect, a great way to cover up flaws on an exterior wall - with minimal mess.
430 min4-part DIY course18 CQ
High-quality stone veneer is well within reach in this home improvement course from masonry veteran Mike Haduck! Learn to install a new stone veneer, and plan, shape and apply stones.
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.