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Old 08-25-2011, 02:04 PM   #1
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I have a concrete patio that was painted by formr owner.
The paint is coming up and looks bad.
The concrete is a brom finish/texture and the patio is covered.
What should I do?
Power wash dry repaint?
wire brush the whole ting then paint?
Can I use the epoxy garage floor stuff?

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Old 08-25-2011, 08:39 PM   #2
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remove as much of the existing coating as you can by scraping and pressure washing. allow the concrete to dry for at least 24 hours and apply 2 coats of solvent stain. do not use epoxy coatings in direct sunlight or it will chalk and amber rapidly.

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Pressure washer to remove the paint. Then stain the concrete if desired.
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