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Old 07-15-2012, 08:42 PM  
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Can anyone recommend an aesthetic repair to the concrete foundation curb shown in the photo, such as smoothed mortar?



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Old 07-16-2012, 03:50 PM  
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Personally, I don't see and issue with this.

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Mortar won't cut it--has a nasty tendency to spall and break up when applied between 2 surfaces that aren't moving in unison.

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