Go Back   DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum > Home Improvement > Flooring

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

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-17-2011, 04:36 PM   #1
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 1
Share |
Default

Sanding concrete floor


I just recently had a water leak and the plumbers had to go through my living room floor to get to leak under slab. They filled the hole back in with concrete but now it's a little to high and not level. I want to put new flooring down but need the concrete patch to be sanded down first. Does anyone know what I can use to sand the patch down so that it will be level with the rest of the floor?

Kaustin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-17-2011, 05:57 PM   #2
NACE Coating Inspector
 
mustangmike3789's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Florida
Posts: 524
Default

Sanding concrete floor


not suprised with the bad patch job, i run into this a lot. i would use a diamond cup wheel on an angle grinder if it is a small enough area. a vaccume attachment works good indoors to help control the dust. larger concrete grinders with complete dust containment systemes can be rented if the area is too large for the hand held grinder

mustangmike3789 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-17-2011, 07:48 PM   #3
King Construction Inc.
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Lake of the Ozarks, MO
Posts: 34
Default

Sanding concrete floor


couldnt have been put any better
nking 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
covered concrete porch..what kind of floor? captjackny Flooring 4 02-26-2010 10:47 AM
Concrete stain on painted sloped floor ur_real_dad_21 Flooring 4 01-09-2009 11:38 AM
cold concrete floor RuthP Flooring 4 02-03-2008 10:13 PM
Concrete deck -- rotting floor joists jwill Building & Construction 6 09-05-2007 08:01 AM
new concrete floor next to old concrete floor mattroos Building & Construction 10 08-28-2007 01:32 PM




Top of Page | View New Posts

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