Religious Real Estate

Search More

Monthly Archives: March 2016

How do Pipe Organs Work? A Brief Guide

Posted on March 18, 2016 by Bill Skubik in Things to Consider

Pipe Organs Work Like Humans Repeat after me, “Do, Re, Me”. Good, you used your internal organ to produce the notes of the tonal scale. Internal organ? Bad puns aside, the way humans make sounds is not that different from the way a pipe organ produces music. Using our lungs, we push air past our […]

Continue reading →

A Brief Guide to Tuck-pointing

Posted on March 14, 2016 by Bill Skubik in Maintenance, Things to Consider

A Brief Guide to Tuck-pointing When you see an older piece of brickwork with fresh looking joints, odds are you’re looking at successful tuck-pointing. A method developed across the pond in England, tuck-pointing is, according to Wikipedia, “a way of using two contrasting colors of mortar in the mortar joints of brickwork, one color matching […]

Continue reading →