Building up concrete floor

Postby Scoie » Mon Mar 23, 2009 7:38 pm

Hi all, Im looking to build up an existing concrete floor with more concrete to a hight of 12mm (the height of the plywood next to it) do i need to treat the existing concrete with anything before i lay this thin layer? Cheers in advance.
Rank: Apprentice
Progress to next rank:
Posts: 10
Joined: Sun Apr 15, 2007 4:57 pm


Simply Build It

Postby stoneyboy » Tue Mar 24, 2009 9:54 pm

Use a self-levelling compound with latex in it and damp the floor before you apply the SLC.
Rank: Project Manager
Posts: 2715
Joined: Wed Dec 10, 2008 6:44 pm

Display posts from previous
Sort by
Order by

  • DIY How to Project Guides

  • DIY how to tutorial projects and guides - Did you know we have a DIY Projects section? Well, if no, then we certainly do! Within this area of our site have literally hundreds of how-to guides and tutorials that cover a huge range of home improvement tasks. Each page also comes with pictures and a video to make completing those jobs even easier!


  • Related Topics