Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Concrete, Stone & Masonry

CLICK HERE AND JOIN OUR COMMUNITY TODAY...IT'S FREE!

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 05-27-2012, 08:32 PM   #16
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1,038
Rewards Points: 500
Default

Discolored concrete patio


Here it how it looks after using some paint stripper. Most of the paint spots are gone. Now it's just figuring out what to use to make the concrete look better....any help is appreciated.
Attached Thumbnails
Discolored concrete patio-image-1759279005.jpg   Discolored concrete patio-image-3744663067.jpg  


Last edited by dinosaur1; 05-28-2012 at 10:51 AM.
dinosaur1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2012, 10:40 AM   #17
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: far sw sub chicago
Posts: 4,044
Rewards Points: 2,560
Default

Discolored concrete patio


what kind/model power washer do you have ? mine would eat that right up, and some of the concrete if not carefull.
Fix'n it is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2012, 10:51 AM   #18
Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1,038
Rewards Points: 500
Default

Discolored concrete patio


Quote:
Originally Posted by Fix'n it
what kind/model power washer do you have ? mine would eat that right up, and some of the concrete if not carefull.
Powerwasher PW1650 1,650 PSI 1.5 GPM Electric Pressure Washer
dinosaur1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2012, 07:10 PM   #19
Concrete & Masonry
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 2,792
Rewards Points: 2,136
Default

Discolored concrete patio


Quote:
Originally Posted by jomama45 View Post
The paint drips will likely need to be scraped by hand. I would suggest a much more powerful pressure washer for the balance, along with a cleaner like bleach or any of the commercial cleaners available.

jomama45 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Low budget concrete patio, sections at a time... vertigoelectric Flooring 0 01-29-2012 05:13 PM
How to replace concrete patio that extends under a brick wall? brad77 Building & Construction 5 12-26-2011 11:49 PM
Decided to go with new concrete patio gante Landscaping & Lawn Care 0 03-20-2011 12:11 AM
Stain a large concrete patio (or paint?) ArizonaJay Painting 1 11-14-2010 02:02 PM
Extending a Concrete patio luweee Building & Construction 7 05-29-2010 06:52 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

Copyright © 2003-2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.