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Old 07-01-2012, 05:56 PM   #1
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portions of my driveway have become uneven, can i pour new concrete over the old concrete to even it out

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portions of my driveway have become uneven, can i pour new concrete over the old concrete to even it out
You can if you want to but i wouldn't,tear it out and do it right,or you can have a contractor put an inch of blacktop on it.

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Black top over a failing concrete drive, hmm not a great plan for a lot a of reasons.
Post some picture of your drive.
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portions of my driveway have become uneven, can i pour new concrete over the old concrete to even it out
Best to root cause why it has sunk in the first place, resolve that & then consider a fix or what comes next ... unless you want to keep fixing it
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Black top over a failing concrete drive, hmm not a great plan for a lot a of reasons.
Post some picture of your drive.
When concrete roadways reach their normal life span of 25/30 years,city,county,and state governments let contracts to blacktop them and gain quite a number of years before total replacement is necessary,in fact since the invention of the milling machines,they are able to repair a road several times,sending the blacktop back to the plant to be used again and again,blacktop over failed roads has been going on for 50 or more years.
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