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  • Posted in thread: Im tired of slipping when walking on my wet porch...HELP on 09-23-2009 at 08:14 PM
    know this is an old post but,,,its not difficult to regrade a porch to provide positive
    waterflow altho you won't find the mtls at any apron store,,, instead, look for a const supply
    house OR a dec co...

  • Posted in thread: Building a cement driveway on 09-21-2009 at 04:45 AM
    i'll sit in the back row for a bit :) promise i won't make noise during rest period :p

  • Posted in thread: Building a cement driveway on 09-19-2009 at 05:46 AM
    nestor & i share parallel lives but i digress,,, obviously you're all right & i'm wrong &
    that's fine,,, however, time is a precious resource & the op's questions better're answered in
    basic apron sto...

  • Posted in thread: Building a cement driveway on 09-10-2009 at 06:11 AM
    i'll let the administrator respond to your questions incl water/cement ratio, slump, redi-mix
    vs bag, finishing, forming, placing, curing, jointing, base prep, ad nauseum for all the other
    items invol...

  • Posted in thread: Building a cement driveway on 09-09-2009 at 02:41 PM
    these forums are for more specific questions - you best bet's to grab up a concrete book at any
    apron store - good luck !

  • Posted in thread: Remove masonry nails on 09-09-2009 at 02:39 PM
    don't be a woos - instead, grab up a decent siz'd demo bar & yank 'em out :D then ask how to
    fix the craters :) i like a dremel instead !

  • Posted in thread: Concrete stain/sealer removal??? on 09-09-2009 at 02:36 PM
    so much for the stuff you buy in apron stores :mad: i'd rather think you fail'd to neutralize
    the acid-stain metallic salts & remove them sufficiently for the sealer to adhere because both
    the stain A...

  • Posted in thread: Converting/saving an old barn? on 08-21-2009 at 06:26 AM
    i would but i like post & beam,,, it would even be reasonable to create permanent living
    quarters - PERIOD !

  • Posted in thread: patio--exposed aggregate concrete on 08-21-2009 at 06:21 AM
    craig's list is full of those guys & some even know what they're doing :) unfortunately most
    buyers posting for work on cl either think they're gc's or too much of themselves :rofl: we
    won't work for ...

  • Posted in thread: remove and re-use stone veneer on 08-21-2009 at 06:16 AM
    1, probably not; 2, probably; 3, probably not; 4, chipping gun w/brick chisel &/or grinder &
    turbo diamond segmented cup wheel; & 5, probably not,,, sounds like conc & not stone,,, you
    might consider ...