"Pretty sweet to have Don Carson put something out there for the site. For those who don't know Don's street cred's....check out his website: www.doncarsoncreative.com. Were talking Disney Imagineering here!
"I always seem to get some efflorescence on my outdoor work. All masonry block and veneer stone work in this area seems to suffer the same. Probably natural salts in the water. Did get any where xypex was used in the scratch or brown coat. I've…"
"Especially good stuff Nathan. The work continues to just get better and better. Seriously, how did you complete so many pieces in such a short time? Did they have some of those pieces roughed out in advance."
"Matt, I used "Xypex Concentrate" as a slurry coat about 1/4" thick. Below is quoted from their website.
Xypex Concentrate is the most chemically active product within the Xypex Crystalline Waterproofing System. When mixed with…"
"Ken, I recommend you consider the use of Xypex to address the hydraulic pressure and moisture issues. If not addressed, Nathan is spot on with his prediction of future failure. Check out their website...www.xypex.com. The products are often…"
My god given talent is painting and sculpting.....Professionally I have both a Civil Engineering and Geology degree and a graduate degree in Engineering Geology. So I should have a good background to be able to sculpt rocks...:).
You too Scott. It was very interesting hearing your stories about the campinar and so on. I an glad that we all have came to the same conclusion. :) I appreciate the individuals in this industry and the friendships i create. I look forard to seeing where this industry takes you! I am sure we will see each other again soon..........