How long should concrete dry before drilling?

Answer The amount of drying time before drilling depends on what you plan to do. If you are drilling to add a small attachment, then allow for three to five days. For larger projects, or to attach large f... Read More »

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Drilling a hole into a concrete wall?

When we need to anchor a strap to a concrete wall we use a hammer drill and we don't have to drill all the way through..... only about an inch or so.Then we use a lead anchor that spreads out when ... Read More »

How long would approximately 3 deformed rebar rust and crack through concrete if the bars were forming stakes and come from ground into concrete?

Answer It depends on the moisture content of the soil, the acidity of the soil as well as other factors."But practically, the answer is forever."

How long does it take concrete stain to stain concrete floor?

It takes two to three hours for concrete stain to fully penetrate into a concrete floor. Note that this is just one step in the process. It can take up to five days to complete a concrete floor sta... Read More »

How long does a concrete roof last?

Advertisements claim that concrete roofs will last 50 years. Unfortunately, the batten system and underlayment used to build the roof usually lasts only 30 to 40 years. If poor quality materials we... Read More »