How Do I Expand My Concrete Back Porch?

Answer Many houses come with a small concrete patio just outside a back door. This is a nice feature that helps you entertain guests in an open setting. However, in most cases, the patio is about 10-by-10... Read More »

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How to Make a Bigger Concrete Porch With an Existing Concrete Porch?

Since concrete porch surfaces usually function only as floors, the joint between separate porch slabs doesn't transfer loads or require intricate joinery. If you attempt to bond the separate slabs ... Read More »

What is the best way to repair a concrete porch when half has sunk 3 inches with a crack dividing the two areas The home is 7 years old and the porch is 20 by 10 feet?

Hint Have same exact problem and didn't solve it yet - but, hopefully, on my way:) There's a technique called "concrete raising" - google it up. They drill small holes in concrete and pump some fil... Read More »

How to Fix a Concrete Porch?

Concrete porches, when treated well, are very durable and can weather the test of time. However, if your concrete porch was not sealed or the seal was allowed to weaken, or the porch was exposed to... Read More »

How to Refinish a Concrete Porch?

We've all seen beautiful homes with concrete porches that were falling apart. No matter how modern or well-cared for the house is, crumbling porches, sidewalks, and driveways can make them appear o... Read More »