|Kick out flashing diverts water away from the
roofers did a nice job on the
|Scratch coat finished|
|3/4" plaster stop forms a neat edge and provides relief from building movement. .||Scratch coat on bricks.|
|Expansion groove is tooled into the brown coat with a concrete groover, using a straight 1 by 4 for a guide.||You may know how much I don't like expansion joints. This one will be hidden with a decorative band. Check back to see how.|
|Outside corners, or arrises, are formed by setting straight lumber with a string line, vertically.||A stringline is used to determine the wall thickness and straighten the wall. An unusually crooked wall can be straightened by putting more mortar on.|
Window returns are set with a string.