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    ABOUT ME

  • even i can't get 5g of wtr into a 4g bkt
  • beemers, golf, travel
  • still fixing other contractor's f/u's
  • john
  • not enough space
  • hilton head & atlanta
  • sc & ga

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  • Posted in thread: Garage floor painting/ patio concrete stain on 05-06-2015 at 04:07 PM
    that's what i thought & the primary reason you have the crks,,, conc likes to be square & slab
    size is primarily determined by thickness,,, your 'fix' is dia saw the crks 1/2"w x 3/8"d then
    seal them ...

  • Posted in thread: Garage floor painting/ patio concrete stain on 05-04-2015 at 05:52 AM
    do you see ANY straight lines in the floor OR are they all random cracks ?

  • Posted in thread: Garage floor painting/ patio concrete stain on 05-02-2015 at 03:01 PM
    lemme guess - no sawed/formed joint in your garage ? those crks are from the conc relieving
    tension stress when it was 1st placed,,, cracks cannot be repaired w/o full-depth diamond
    sawing,,, after th...

  • Posted in thread: Cracks along edges. on 04-11-2015 at 09:35 AM
    point loading is the expansion of conc due to high temps causing the conc to expand in size (
    high skoul fizix ),,, w/o isolation jnt mtl, 2 parts of conc will meet @ some point,,, when
    this happens, ...

  • Posted in thread: Cracks along edges. on 04-10-2015 at 03:29 PM
    would've been a LOT MORE HELP IF the op'd listed his 'where', no ? btw, there's SUPPOSED to be
    a joint as shown,,, the crack should be monitored ( as you heard both from your paid consultant
    & the for...

  • Posted in thread: Hammock in cement ceiling.. PLEASE HELP on 04-09-2015 at 03:10 PM
    they're called wedge anchors, lead shielded lags, drop-in's, &/or lots of other names - all
    suitable for use in mixed company :rofl: you want to check pullout force & shear strength to be
    safe,,, reme...

  • Posted in thread: Garage floor painting/ patio concrete stain on 04-09-2015 at 03:03 PM
    hi, spark - ltns - hope you're well --- as you know, most h/o's & diy'ers believe anything the
    apron/vest stores sell is the cat's ***,,, generally too cheap to buy the good stuff OR
    properly 'tool up...

  • Posted in thread: Garage floor painting/ patio concrete stain on 04-09-2015 at 07:10 AM
    most post tensioned cables are sheathed otherwise they couldn't be properly tensioned,,, repr
    the crks, properly prep the floor ( we NEVER etch - diamond grinding is so MUCH better ),,,
    coat the floor...

  • Posted in thread: Cracks along edges. on 04-09-2015 at 07:05 AM
    unsure why anyone uses sand to support backer rod as the normal rod installation depends on
    using oversize rod @ proper depth rqd for sealant - typically no more than 3/8" for most
    mtls,,, unfortunate...

  • Posted in thread: Minor spalling on concrete driveway - Repair on 03-28-2015 at 07:36 AM
    kdrymer, good choice,,, you can live w/it for nowresurfacing's another issue - get back to us
    later,,, we've got 1 to do in a couple weeks

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