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Itscody 04-30-2013 06:44 PM

Concert on blacktop
 
Am I able to pour concrete over my blacktop driveway. The drive way is in pretty good condition.


Also
I will be building a garage in this area.

stadry 04-30-2013 06:52 PM

of course, its YOURS, ain't it ? ? ? :yes:

the process is called ' whitetopping ' & its been done successgully many times,,, there are some particulars that should be followed but, in general, its the same as placing a conc pad on dirt,,, for a garage, you'll need footers OR a turned-down edge w/steel reinforcement

good luck !

Itscody 04-30-2013 06:57 PM

It's half mine. Half the banks really lol.

Was just making sure. I searched some threads on google. But the page wouldn't open.

So what I could see from the description. Some said no.

stadry 04-30-2013 07:15 PM

many are ignorant of conc & its uses incl those who daily place & finish it,,, IF it were not viable, various state dot's & the feds wouldn't use it :thumbsup:

google ' whitetopping '

Itscody 04-30-2013 07:17 PM

Good deal. Thanks for the quick reply.


Googling now

stadry 05-01-2013 07:45 PM

cody, forgot to ask,,, what concert are you having on the blacktop ? :laughing:

Itscody 05-02-2013 06:54 AM

Keep in mind for garage floor


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