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Old 08-11-2011, 08:21 PM   #1
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A deck is over our flat roofed two car garage. It waspoorly designed. water collects under decking and has caused some of cinder block walls to erode. But they are gray and brown to match other trim.on the house. There is no drainage issues at the bottom of the wall. One suggestion is to dig a tench at the bottom of tje wall. I think it makes an ready patch and paint job more complicated. Cant afford to fix boards

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So..........There's a question in there somewhere?

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So..........There's a question in there somewhere?

You are so right that the question disappeared. This is what happens when I use the droid to write stuff. Get so focused on trying to see what I'm writing, I forget what it was about!

Do we need to dig a trench at the bottom of the wall? Again, there is no drainage issue. The water does not collect at the bottom of the wall. It does drip down the cinder blocks from where previous owners attempted to create a drainage system, but it's a slow drip.

What products do you recommend for patching and painting?
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