DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum (
-   Concrete, Stone & Masonry (
-   -   Covering Existing Patio (

peterstb 06-04-2013 12:05 PM

Covering Existing Patio
Hi All,

I have an existing concrete patio (plain slab), that had been painted at one point, but it is really in need of some modernization!

Wondering what the best cost-effective options are for giving the patio new life?

Stones? Tile? Pouring concrete over the existing concrete (love the stamped concrete look)?

It's fairly large in size (nearly 1000 square feet). I was hoping to be in the $2,000 range, but that may simply not be feasible.

Would love to hear recommendations!


pwgsx 06-04-2013 12:56 PM

Cant stick tile on a painted surface. Maybe lay pavers or bust it all out and start over.

stadry 06-04-2013 02:02 PM

look on OR,,, for $ 2 K, you can buy enough GOOD mtl to overlay,,, not stamped, tho

peterstb 06-04-2013 06:54 PM may be exactly the thing I am looking for!

Thank you so much!


stadry 06-04-2013 08:33 PM

there's plenty of other guys, too,,, its just that ec has the best distributor training & individual experienced support of all,,, they don't read the answers out of a book,,, they ALL have dirty hands/worn knees resumes - bar NONE,,, naturally the products are compatible across the whole product line, too < no financial interest but i am a retired licensed eliteCreter >

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:11 AM.

vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1