Crumbling garage concrete floor


Postby Harve » Thu Feb 19, 2009 8:50 pm

Can anyone help please, Have a concrete garage floor about 4 years old that is crumbling away, it is now very pitted, dusty and uneven. Any suggestions please as to whether I can repair it with some sort of screed or self leveling compound, or will a new floor have to be laid?
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Postby stoneyboy » Thu Feb 19, 2009 10:58 pm

Harve,
Self levelling compound is fine but pick the right product - ask your supplier - different makes have a number of compounds.
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Postby youasked » Thu Apr 02, 2009 12:38 pm

Liquid rubber. Simple brush or roller to 2mm (2 x 1mm layers), Do once and forget, Its grey at first then goes black once dry. Water based, Zero hazard, and sticks to 'owt. :lol:
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Postby rosebery » Thu Apr 02, 2009 9:33 pm

@ youasked

Have you got shares in liquid rubber? Seems to be the standad answer to any question.

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Postby freccle » Fri Apr 03, 2009 8:01 am

could this be used outside in a small backyard area?
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Postby elwood » Fri Apr 03, 2009 7:01 pm

Hi

Four years is not very "old" for a concrete floor, you would be throwing good money away trying to repair it, break it out and install a new floor.

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