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Building with masonry offers a number of benefits for the homeowner including protection, low maintenance living, savings and value.
Masonry homes are energy efficient...learn how to evaluate the efficiency of various building material options.
Answers to questions regarding cost, home builders, insulation, R-value, pest resistance and sound-proofing qualities.
A List of Arizona Home Builders that Specialize in Masonry Design & Construction
The tools needed for masonry projects and how to use them.
Three terrific projects you can do to add to the beauty of your home.
Discover masonry within your community.
AMG and Habitat for Humanity team up to build earth friendly homes for families in need.
Winning projects of competitions that showcase the beauty and quality of masonry construction.
Building methods and materials that are ecologically responsible.
AMG meetings, seminar and conferences and community events regarding masonry.
Masonry industry news.
A publication designed to keep AMG members informed and up to date.
A monthly publication from Israel Torres, director of the  Arizona Registrar of Contractors.
Masonry projects in Arizona that are featured in High Profiles Arizona, a cover-to-cover development business news publication.
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards & Masonry: It Makes a Village Winners.
News on  masonry events.
AMG phone numbers, email address, mailing address and location.
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AMG Member Newsletter
 

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June 2009 AMCA & AMG - Arizona Masonry News MasonrySystems.Org - Our industry’s first comprehensive website., What is MACS?, AMG Fence Task Group Formed, and more.
Member Update Winter 2007 16th Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards Winners.
Member Update Spring 2007 "Masonry: It Makes a Village" competition winners, Structural Masonry Special Inspection Seminar & Sedona Summer information and registration forms.
Member Update Fall 2006 Joan Borter, AMG Executive Director, announces retirement, 15th Annual Excellence in Architecture awards banquet photos.
Member Update Summer 2006  Inside this issue you'll find a pictorial review of our Summer Events & Activities, plus information and dates for: Committee Meetings, Upcoming Seminars, Strategic Planning Session for 2007, and Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards.
Member Update Spring 2006 AMG's Annual Membership meeting, Masonry: It Makes a Village and AMG's Summer Getaway to Coronado Island.
Member Update 4th Quarter 2005  AMG relocated and held their open house. Fourteenth Annual Excellence in Masonry Awards and Photos.
Member Update Summer 2005 "Summer in La Jolla" photos. AMG's "Unsung Heroes". Structural Masonry Design Seminar.
Member Update Spring 2005  Have you registered for "Summer in La Jolla"? "Masonry: It Makes a village" Winners!!
Member Update (Oct/Nov/Dec) Your Membership Dues at Work
Member Update (Aug/Sept)  Are you building a liability - or a truly sustainable building that is resource-efficient, cost-effective and long lasting with limited maintenance?
Member Update (June/July) AMG continues to bring knowledge to our industry...
Masonry Chronicles Summer 2004  Hot Weather Masonry Construction Limiting your Exposure



A Message from
the ROC Director
 
(Monthly messages from
Registrar of Contractors' Director.)
 

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ROC Online Renewal Renew Your License Quickly and Easily…24 Hours a Day!
November 2005 Proactive Enforcement Efforts Continue as Scam Season Begins
August 2005 New Online License Renewal Service Helps Contractors Save Time and Money
May 2005 Statewide Outreach Efforts Continue as Summer Arrives
April 2005 Building Blocks of the Community Awards recognize community service in Arizona's contracting industry
March 2005 Contractor seminars offer insight into the ROC inspections and workmanship complaints
February 2005 Proactive Enforcement
January 2005 The ROC Reaches Out to Consumers and Seniors to Prevent Unlicensed Contracting and Scams
November 2004 Online Services
October 2004 Sting Update
Sept 2004 ROC Program Helps Small Business Contractors
August 2004 Building Blocks Awards
July 2004 Year in Review
June 2004 Legislative Overview1
May 2004 Keeping Your License in Good Standing



Profiles in Masonry
(Masonry projects in Arizona previously featured in HighProfiles Arizona, a development business news publication.)

 

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March 2005 - Holbrook Dorms

Holbrook Dorms
Building:
Holbrook Dorms
Architect:
ASCG, Inc.
General Contractor:
Gerald Martin
Engineer:
ASCG, Inc.
Masonry Contractor:
Beaty Construction
Masonry Supplier:
Show Low Block
Feb 2005 - Northwest YMCA Pima County Community Center And The Thad Terry
Aquatic Center

Northwest YMCA Pima County Community Center And The Thad Terry Aquatic Center
Building:
Northwest YMCA Pima County
Community Center And The
Thad Terry Aquatic Center
Architect:
Sakellar Associates Architects
& Planners, Inc.
General Contractor:
Concord Companies, Inc.
Engineer:
Turner Structural Engineering
Company
Masonry Contractor:
Sun Valley Masonry, Inc.
Masonry Supplier:
Young Block Company, Inc.
Nov 2004 - La Cascada II

La Cascada II
Building:
La Cascada II
Architect:
Todd & Associates, Inc.
General Contractor:
Woods Construction Company
Structural Engineer:
The ENG Partnership
Masonry Contractor:
Rivera Masonry
Masonry Supplier:
AZ Block 2000
Sept 2004 - The Episcopal Church of the Epiphany

The Episcopal Church of the Epiphany
Building:
The Episcopal Church of the Epiphany
Architect:
Architectural Resource Team, Inc.
General Contractor:
The Construction Zone, Ltd.
Engineer:
JT Engineering, Inc.
Masonry Contractor:
Pioneer Masonry, Inc.
Masonry Supplier:
Phoenix Brick Yard
July 2004 - Church of St. Thomas More

Church of St. Thomas More
Building:
Church of St. Thomas More
Architect:
DLR Group
General Contractor:
McCarthy Building Companies
Structural Engineer:
DLR Group
Masonry Contractor:
Rhino Masonry Inc.
Masonry Supplier:
Yavapai Block Company
April 2004 - A New Kid on the Block...The Goelet A.C. Beuf Community Center

The Goelet A. C. Beuf Community Center
Building:
The Goelet A.C. Beuf Community Center
Architect:
Rhodes & Associates Inc.
General Contractor:
DL Withers
Structural Engineer:
DPAF & G
Masonry Contractor:
Canyon State Masonry
Masonry Supplier:
Superlite Block, an Old Castle Company



Competition Winners
 

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Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2013 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2012 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2011 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2010 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2009 Winning Projects
Masonry: "It Makes a Village" 2008 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2008 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2007 Winning Projects
Masonry: "It Makes a Village" 2007 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2006 Winning Projects
Masonry: "It Makes a Village" 2006 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2005 Winning Projects
Masonry: "It Makes a Village" 2005 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2004 Winning Projects
Masonry: "It Makes a Village" 2004 Winning Projects
Excellence in Masonry Architectural Awards 2003 Winning Projects



Current Events
 

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AMG helps Sunshine Acres Children's Home build a new girl's dorm. Get the scoop and learn more about how Sunshine Acres serves our community.
Habitat For Humanity/Tucson Teams With Up With Arizona Masonry Guild To Build Ecologically Responsible Homes For Low Income Families


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