How to Repair a Spalling Concrete Porch?

Answer A concrete porch can usually last for the life of your home without any significant maintenance required. However, years of extreme temperature changes combined with water seepage into the concrete... Read More »

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How do I Repair Concrete Due to Cracking & Spalling?

After much labor to mix and pour a concrete surface, it is extremely frustrating to see it develop cracks or spalling, which is thin layers of concrete flaking off the surface. The most common caus... 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 Repair a Crack in a Concrete Porch?

Concrete is a very hard material, but it can also be very brittle, which occasionally calls for repair. Over time, the ground or support beams under a concrete floor porch will settle, which create... Read More »

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 »