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    fastening a strip if 1/8th" thick sheet metal to a concrete floor

    I'm covering old trolley style tracks in a warehouse and want to use a ramset to fasten 12" wide strips of 1/8 in thick metal to the floor with a ramset. Is this possible?
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    Concrete sat overnight and ended with a rough finish

    I poured a 10 x 16 concrete pad in 90 degree heat. The last part of the pour was finished smooth but the next morning it looked like the cement and sand settled leaving a rough finish with aggregate coming to the surface. Can I smooth this with a diamond cup wheel on my grinder?
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    Repairing the opening of my fireplace

    Bricks above the opening have fallen out. I don't know how to get them back up there. Do I put some sort of bracing across the top of the opening then build up? Do I mortar or use some sort of adhesive?